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From Scott Rowe <scottr...@mac.com>
Subject Re: Flex Mobile components in desktop/browser applications
Date Wed, 21 Nov 2012 16:33:45 GMT
Same here the week before last

On Nov 21, 2012, at 10:23 AM, Maxime Cowez <maxime.cowez@gmail.com> wrote:

> I'm no mobile expert so I don't know about other components, but I found
> myself rewriting a desktop version of Callout and CalloutButton just last
> week.
> Bear in mind that functionality may somewhat differ, especially when it
> comes to user interaction. For instance my desktop CalloutButton will pop
> the Callout on mouse rollover or click (can be configured), whereas the
> mobile version reacts to touch events (obviously).
> 
> 
> On Wed, Nov 21, 2012 at 3:41 PM, Antonio Ortiz <zenkai_@hotmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> It will be great... :)
>> 
>>> Date: Wed, 21 Nov 2012 15:30:27 +0100
>>> Subject: Flex Mobile components in desktop/browser applications
>>> From: carlos.rovira@codeoscopic.com
>>> To: flex-dev@incubator.apache.org
>>> 
>>> Hi,
>>> 
>>> I'd like to ask the motivation behind mobile components (like
>>> ViewNavigator, CallOut,...) be only for mobile.
>>> 
>>> For example, a ViewNavigator is a great component for wizard
>>> implementations having lot of sense in browser/desktop apps. The builtin
>>> transitions and push/pop functionality is really cool!.
>>> 
>>> So what do you think about extend the use of mobile components to
>>> browser/desktop apps.
>>> Right now it could be done with some tricks like the ones described here:
>>> 
>>> http://www.riagora.com/2011/08/flex-mobile-in-the-browser/
>>> 
>>> In my test I need mobilecomponents.swc and mobile.swc in the project to
>> get
>>> it work, but a tight implementation should avoid that separation and
>> bring
>>> at least new MXML skins for desktop/browser applications while maintain
>>> current mobile skins for mobile targets. So we could make some changes in
>>> this direction in order to get a more natural use.
>>> 
>>> What do you think about it?
>>> 
>>> 
>>> --
>>> Carlos Rovira
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>> 
>> 

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