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From Om <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Release InstallApacheFlex 1.0 - RC2
Date Tue, 11 Sep 2012 20:00:51 GMT
On Tue, Sep 11, 2012 at 8:57 AM, Carol Frampton <> wrote:

> +.9 - would prefer to see my first 3 items under 2. fixed
> 1. I just updated build.xml (and the README to reflect the change) so that
> FLEX_HOME can be set as an environment variable.  You can chose to take
> this change or not.
> If FLEX_HOME is not set with -DFLEX_HOME=/path/to/flex/sdk on the ant
> command line
>         use the environment variable, if it exists. Else if windows, use
>         else use FLEX_HOME_MAC, which are both defined in
> Some folks are having issues with ANT not recognizing the env. variables.
I am inclined to just remove this option since:
a.  It is really not a requirement to make this release
b.  There are two other ways to set these variables (using the command line
and via modifying

> 2.  When testing the installer I noticed the following.
> - On the License Agreement page, I can click, "I Agree, Install" without
> reading any of the licenses or even seeing which license applies to which
> component.

This is a feature.  It was discussed here on the list [1] and approved via
lazy consensus.

> - The Adobe embedded font support is listed as Adobe Fontswf utility which
> isn't really accurate.  I might want embedded font support but care less
> about the utility and I wouldn't know to install this component.

I am not following you.  What should I change to fix this issue?

> - The version in sdk-installer-config.xml is 1.0.1 but the version in my
> log was Version 1.1(mac).

The version mismatch is a pretty serious problem.  Will fix this.

The next line in the log was "action"???

 Will fix this.

> - Why is the Disclaimer button so light?

Will fix this.

> 3. README section on "How to build the installer using Adobe Flash Builder
> (or any other IDE)".  The issue I have with this section is that if I
> follow the instructions I don't have a built installer so the section did
> not tell me how to build the installer using FlashBuilder.  In the
> previous section, "How to build the installer using ANT (no Flash Builder
> or any other IDE required)", if I follow the instructions, I end up with a
> built installer.

I see your point.  I will change the section heading to:  "How to set up
this project in Flash Builder/other IDEs".  Compiling/building a Flex
project using Flash Builder is outside the scope of this README.

> Carol


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