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From Omar Gonzalez <>
Subject Re: ABC -> JS
Date Tue, 04 Dec 2012 01:30:05 GMT
On Monday, December 3, 2012, Gordon Smith wrote:

> The possibility of transcoding ABC -> JS (rather than AS -> JS, MXML ->
> JS, CSS -> JS, and .properties -> JS) has come up on another thread. I
> should mention that this approach is the one that the architect of the
> Falcon compiler (Chris Brichford, who recently left Adobe) recommended for
> getting to JS. Bernd Paradies, who did FalconJS, was on another team and
> decided to run with AS -> JS.
> One advantage of ABC -> JS is that it solves the problem of having a 3rd
> party SWC that you don't have source code for but want to transcode to JS.
> One disadvantage is that you have to have a good understanding of the ABC
> format and its opcodes.
> - Gordon
Is the abc format and opcodes in docs available to the public? I've never
tried looking and I'm on a phone at the moment.


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