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From Charles Monteiro <char...@monteirosfusion.com>
Subject Re: Apache Flex GUI Designer tools
Date Tue, 02 Oct 2012 17:10:56 GMT
If that's all you need I would again check out Intellij IDEA Flash design
viewer plugin, that's exactly what it does, it even allows for configuring
of attributes though selecting the correct entity is buggy, doing a
"preview" is not

On Tue, Oct 2, 2012 at 1:04 PM, BentBit Apache-Flex <apache-flex@bentbit.com
> wrote:

> Hello,
>
>         I use design view to "preview" elements of my Flash Builder
> project. Previewing makes the design workflow much faster because I can
> see how the project is going to look. I rarely rely on design view to make
> actual changes to my projects because it is slow and unreliable.
>
>         Would it be possible to develop some sort of a preview that would
> function for Apache Flex and Adobe Flex? I am not worried about losing
> design view, just the preview capability.
>
> Best,
>
> -Blake
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Stakesoft [mailto:mail@stakesoft.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, October 02, 2012 10:32 AM
> To: flex-dev@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: RE: Apache Flex GUI Designer tools
>
> Technical issues aside I suspect there a good few of us that rely on
> design views (and we are not all noobs). Many are supporting not having a
> DV as they don't use it and that's fine for them but a bit of a disaster
> for others. There are IDE's with DV's and those without - the best in my
> mind all have a DV.
>
> If Adobe are not taking care of the SDK or the DV it leaves much less
> advantage over other free software.
>
> Non DV developers at Adobe please try and understand how important a DV is
> to the many who use it. I wish 4.7 onwards all the best but it will just
> about unusable for me.
>
> Nigel
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Alex Harui [mailto:aharui@adobe.com]
> Sent: 02 October 2012 17:12
> To: flex-dev@incubator.apache.org
> Subject: Re: Apache Flex GUI Designer tools
>
>
>
>
> On 10/2/12 8:55 AM, "Sebastian Mohr" <masuland@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>
> >
> > @Adobe ... what's wrong with continuing building GUI
> > designer tools for Apache Flex? Is that really something
> > that is not worth investing into? You already created those
> > tools. So, why not sharing some of your expertise with the
> > community, and, not locking your code in the archives of
> > Adobe history?
> >
> This has been discussed before.  Design View is highly dependent on a Flex
> SDK version.  It is not practical for Adobe to maintain DV in FB now that
> SDKs are coming from Apache.
>
> I think the DV code is flawed for that reason and some others.  It is
> probably better to simply start over.  AFAIK, it is "just" an Eclipse
> plug-in.
>
> If figuring out some aspect of the plug-in turns out to be difficult, I
> can
> try to see if there are some pieces we could donate, but the assessment
> from
> the owners of the code is that there isn't much that is re-usable.
>
>
> --
> Alex Harui
> Flex SDK Team
> Adobe Systems, Inc.
> http://blogs.adobe.com/aharui
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-- 
Charles A. Monteiro
www.monteirosfusion.com
sent from the road

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