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From sébastien Paturel <>
Subject Re: Starling + Flex
Date Sat, 20 Oct 2012 13:40:22 GMT
Hi jonathan,
What is the state of this very promising project?

Le 14/06/2012 18:46, Jonathan Campos a écrit :
> Recently I've been getting aquatinted with Starling to see if it could work
> with Flex. After a few days of playing I think that it is possible but I do
> see the issues now and there is plenty of work that is necessary to make it
> happen.
> To get things going I basically cut down the UIComponent (to the parts that
> I cared about), made a copy of the entire Flex framework (as many
> interfaces rely on DisplayObject, etc), replaced them with Starling
> classes, rebuilt some of the Spark primitives, and "adjusted" some of the
> starling classes to fit some of the Flash interfaces.
> At this point I'm definitely going to wait to get the 4.8 release out
> before giving this more time but I think it is possible. I'm sure other
> developers are already aware of it but if we could make some new interfaces
> such as an IDisplayObject it would be much easier switching out
> DisplayObject for a Starling DisplayObject.
> Just thinking out loud at this point.

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