Archive for March 2008

Methods on Strings

I just discovered you can run methods directly on Strings. Not particularly exciting but interesting nonetheless. Try this one: trace(‘upper case’.toUpperCase()); It will trace out this: UPPER CASE I’m yet to discover a scenario where this would be useful but it is fun to know all the same!

Emdedding Fonts

Flash and Fonts. Who wold have thought it could get so bad? I remembered to put some text in the textfield on the stage. I remembered to embed all the characters I needed. I remembered to set embed fonts to true. I remembered to test that the characters I wanted were displaying in the field […]