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From sébastien Paturel <sebpatu.f...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: How to prepare Apache Flex 5 to run in the new AVM in Flashplayer 12?
Date Thu, 15 Nov 2012 19:44:03 GMT
Why do you thing that using AS4 is the better choice?
It brings me back to the thread (what is the essence of Flex?) In my 
opinion, flex is not tight to actionscript.

Why not considering Haxe, which has a lot of experience about cross 
compilation?

Le 15/11/2012 15:42, Carlos Rovira a écrit :
> I think that in the end a total rewrite should be done and better to do it
> directly in AS4. As I said some weeks ago my wishes for this project would
> be to get:
>
> * SWF and HTML/JS output. (this will make traction since people going to
> HTML/JS are suffering the lack of OOP).
> * For SWF, build on top of Stage3D / Workers.
>
> Start Flex from scratch would bring all things that are make flex a killer
> platform and remove all deprecated and legacy coming from Flash MX days.
> This should simplify Flex comparing with what we have today.
>
>
>
> 2012/11/15 Nicholas Kwiatkowski <nicholas@spoon.as>
>
>> It's hard to discern what AS4 will really include.  I've only been piecing
>> some of the info together from various chats and blog posts from some of
>> the FP team members.  Porting Flex to AS4 would most likely be even harder
>> than it would have been for Stage3D...
>>
>> -Nick
>>
>> On Thu, Nov 15, 2012 at 9:12 AM, Carlos Rovira <
>> carlos.rovira@codeoscopic.com> wrote:
>>
>>>> Starling won't be compatible with it
>>> Interesting, I was not aware about this fact. In my mind the first
>>> important task for Flex 5 would be to move to Starling + Stage3D...in
>> case
>>> this could be done, it should be revisited again to go AS4+AVMNext...
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> 2012/11/15 Nicholas Kwiatkowski <nicholas@spoon.as>
>>>
>>>> Sebastian,
>>>>
>>>>  From what Adobe has told publicly, the new AVM (AVM3 / AS4) will be
>> very
>>>> different from AVM2/AS3.  No display lists, uses "Stage3D" for
>>> everything,
>>>> etc.  They haven't said anything more other than Starling won't be
>>>> compatible with it -- there may be a new version created, but since AS4
>>>> will be different people will have to re-write large portions of code
>> to
>>>> use it.
>>>>
>>>> -Nick
>>>>
>>>> On Thu, Nov 15, 2012 at 5:04 AM, Sebastian Mohr <
>> flex.masuland@gmail.com
>>>>> wrote:
>>>>> Hi there,
>>>>>
>>>>> Does anyone have any insides of the new AVM of the forthcoming
>>>>> Flashplayer 12 in 2013? Are there any APIs (e.g. specification
>>> documents)
>>>>> that Adobe is willing to share? Is Starling [1] the only hook we can
>>> get?
>>>>>
>>>>> Sincerely Yours,
>>>>>
>>>>> Sebastian Mohr
>>>>> Apache Flex Developer (PPMC),
>>>>> Interaction Designer & Musician
>>>>> http://www.linkedin.com/in/masuland
>>>>>
>>>>> [1] http://gamua.com/starling/
>>>
>>>
>>> --
>>> Carlos Rovira
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>>>
>
>


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