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From Jonathan Campos <jonbcam...@gmail.com>
Subject RE: What is the general perception of Apache Flex and Flash in mid 2012?
Date Wed, 27 Jun 2012 20:07:33 GMT
You are 100% correct and forgive me for not noticing the different email
address. I thought this was the dev list. Muse away.
On Jun 27, 2012 12:54 PM, "Michael Wissner" <mwissner@hotmail.com> wrote:

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> Isn't this the flex-users list?  There is a flex-dev list for those who
> want to develop flex.  Maybe I am misunderstanding the purpose of this
> list.  This is from the Apache web site:
>
> ------
> Development Mailing List
> (flex-dev)
>
> This is where the project community hangs out. This list is used to
> coordinate
> activities and ensure we are all pulling in the same direction.
>
> Flex Users Mailing List (flex-users)
>
> This is where community users can get together and discuss flex. This list
> is not
> intended for discussions that should take place on flex-dev. All
> discussions on this
> list are unofficial discussions. Use this list to get help from fellow
> flex devlopers,
> to discuss how you use flex, etc...
>
> ----------
>
> My interpretation of this statement of purpose is that flex-users is a
> place for *users* to voice their concerns.  Developers have other forums.
>
> >   That is perfectly acceptable, if you have no interest in contributing
> > to the Flex SDK; there is no need to be on the list.
>
> So I am not sure this list is what you think it is.
>
> If I am wrong, please let me know the list that is for users to discuss
> their needs and expectations.  In that case I'd also suggest you rename
> this list to something else.
>
> Michael
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>
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> > Date: Wed, 27 Jun 2012 13:27:55 -0400
> > From: jeffry@dot-com-it.com
> > To: flex-users@incubator.apache.org
> > CC: gary@shortsands.com
> > Subject: Re: What is the general perception of Apache Flex and Flash in
> mid 2012?
> >
> > On 6/27/2012 12:43 PM, Gary Griswold wrote:
> > > OK, I will unsubscribe.  My plan is to continue development in Flex
> with my current project over the next 12 months, and then see the status of
> things and decide what to do.
> >
> >   That is perfectly acceptable, if you have no interest in contributing
> > to the Flex SDK; there is no need to be on the list.
> >
> >   Despite the coldness of my original post, there are ways to contribute
> > without devoting tons of time writing code:
> >
> > 1) If you find an error, be sure to file a bug report (
> > https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/FLEX )
> > 2) If you fix an error that is relevant to your own development, you can
> > file a bug report and include your fix as a patch.
> > 3) If can also submit feature requests in the JIRA bug base.
> > 4) Write and provide documentation
> > 5) Write and provide code samples
> >
> >   However, I, personally, do not want to be treated as "The private
> > development team" of every Flex developer.
> >
> > > It is much more feasible for me to buy Sencha's Flex to JS translator
> than it is to spend time doing source code development.
> >
> >   I was unaware that Sencha had a Flex to JS Translator.
> >
> >
> > --
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> > Technical Entrepreneur
> > 203-379-0773
> > --
> > http://www.flextras.com?c=104
> > UI Flex Components: Tested! Supported! Ready!
> > --
> > http://www.theflexshow.com
> > http://www.jeffryhouser.com
> > http://www.asktheflexpert.com
> > --
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> >
>
>

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