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From James Roland Cabresos <j.cabre...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Apache Flex suggestion - dumping SWF support in favor of HTML5 - listen to Steve
Date Sun, 29 Jan 2012 20:57:14 GMT
Jangaroo anyone? It supports AS3 and has it's own compiler that converts 
AS3 code to JS

http://www.jangaroo.net/home/


On Monday, 30 January, 2012 04:15 AM, David Francis Buhler wrote:
> "Swiffy currently supports a subset of SWF 8 and ActionScript 2.0."
>
> Source: http://www.google.com/doubleclick/studio/swiffy/
>
> On Sun, Jan 29, 2012 at 6:51 AM, Anand Vardhan<mail@anandvardhan.com>  wrote:
>> Can something like swiffy be introduced.
>> http://googlecode.blogspot.com/2011/06/swiffy-convert-swf-files-to-html5.html?spref=fb
>>
>>
>> Cheers,
>> Anand Vardhan (+91 956-1818-960)
>> Adobe Certified Expert,Flex 3.0&  AIR
>> Adobe Certified Developer, Flex 2.0
>> www.AnandVardhan.com
>> www.linkedin.com/in/anandvardhan
>> “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” -Steve Jobs
>>
>>
>>
>> On Sun, Jan 29, 2012 at 11:28 AM, Alex Harui<aharui@adobe.com>  wrote:
>>
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: Cem Samira [mailto:cem.1985.samira@googlemail.com]
>>>> Sent: Saturday, January 28, 2012 1:14 PM
>>>> To: flex-dev@incubator.apache.org
>>>> Subject: Apache Flex suggestion - dumping SWF support in favor of HTML5
>>>> - listen to Steve
>>>>
>>>> What use is there in supporting a technical very doubtable SWF format
>>>> compared to the JavaScript VM? With Flash being such a CPU hog, we'd
>>>> all be
>>>> glad to get rid of an outdated technology in favor of the future proof
>>>> JavaScript VM.
>>> Flash will be the superior technology for building RIAs for several more
>>> years.  Also Flex apps are well entrenched in many corporate
>>> infrastructures and they will not be able to migrate anywhere anytime soon.
>>>   There is a viable community willing to work on Flex on Flash and things to
>>> do for the forseeable future.
>>>> I don't see any value in Apache becoming involved with an out-dated
>>>> technology, and building a large community around a single vendor
>>>> runtime.
>>>> This project is  doomed, when you only focus on releasing another Flex
>>>> 4.6+
>>>> version supporting Flash Player.
>>>>
>>>> So get a team together, and start working on HTML5 support for Flex,
>>>> anything else will just bring us more frustration with the A* company.
>>> If you had read the archives, you would have seen that this was already
>>> discussed and there will be a serious amount of energy invested in
>>> exploring HTML5 support for Flex.
>>>
>>>
>>> Alex Harui
>>> Flex SDK Developer
>>> Adobe Systems Inc.
>>> Blog: http://blogs.adobe.com/aharui
>>>
>>>
>>>


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