Monthly Archives: April 2009
The State Of The Game
There are some great Flash and Flex application frameworks out there right now. Mate, Swiz and PureMVC (update: and Parsley!) stand out. The authors of these frameworks realized that the Flash Platform is different enough to the JVM to warrant a fresh approach to application design.
RobotLegs AS3 is a Dependency Injection Driven MVCS Framework for Flash and Flex inspired by PureMVC.
Now with DI/IOC and Reflection adapters instead of direct dependencies on the SmartyPants-IOC framework. By providing your own adapters you can run RobotLegs off a DI/IOC/Reflection framework of your choosing. Continue reading
Well, you might enjoy RobotLegs AS3: yet another lightweight micro-architecture for Rich Internet Applications.
Great news: SmartyPantsIOC, a Dependency Injection framework for Flash and Flex has been released. Check it out here:
I guess that means that it’s time for me to release RobotLegs – an MVCS micro-architecture for Rich Internet Applications inspired by PureMVC, Mate and Swiz! But first, I have to write a little demo application for it.. coming soon!
I asked this question on Stack Overflow:
Based on the feedback I wrote a little class to make it super easy to do. You add function references to a queue, and those functions get called (in the order they were added) on the next Flash Player Frame.
Herewith, the DelayedFunctionQueue.as