In Flex, there’s a define directive, which is useful to enable/disable certain sections of your code.  The syntax is like this: -define=namespace::identifier,value It is similar to C’s #if #endif and #ifdef #endif feature. You can, for example, designate sections of code to be only compiled on Debug build.  Or to disable sections of code for […]

This tutorial explains how a Flash 4 movie can retrieve data from an external CGI program.  To understand this tutorial, it’s recommended that you are already familiar with: how to access variables in Flash 4 Flash 4 Action Scripting how to program in Perl or C how to run and create CGI (Common Gateway Interface) […]