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!
Archive for March 2008
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 [...]