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From Giorgio Natili <>
Subject Re: Flex 5 UIComponent - Behavior Pattern
Date Mon, 23 Jan 2012 10:12:37 GMT
>Benefits :
>1) maintaining inheritance with older versions of SDK while writing an
>entirely new framework;
>2) lightweight components based on UIComponent;
>3) lightweight jobs for sdk managers;
>4) smaller memory foot print compared to previous versions;
>5) high customization of components for advanced developers while
>benefiting of inheritance in order for new comers to use existing
>(of course, until new documentation will be created);
>6) much more clear logic and understanding of components lifecycle;
>7) provides a powerful new way of including other frameworks to the sdk
>(example : let's say that you totally override a behavior class, in order
>to make use of injections in the entire framework).

I don't see how this affect accessibility...

>Regarding trains, I think there is no resemblance. But if you have an idea
>on how to achieve that with traits, I'm interested!

If I found a free slot this week I'll try to elaborate, glad you are


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