Archive for August 2009

AS3: Collection, ValueObject, & Iterator

View Collection Documentation View Iterator Documentation View Value Object Documentation Download Classes & Example Files A while ago I blogged about converting Collection and Iterator classes to AS3 since storing data in ValueObjects has become a regular practice in my coding. I really like how VOs are strongly typed and how you use a Collection […]

Tip: Convert An Object To A Class By Name

Have you ever had to convert an object into a class based on its name? If you’ve got a string representation of the object (like its class identifier from the library) you can convert it to the data type that you’d like. All you have to do is use the handy little method called getDefinitionByName().

Tip: Tools To Document Your Code

I got an e-mail the other day from someone asking about what tools he can use to document his code. I had written a reply to him but I was using webmail and it froze up on me. I was able to, just in time, copy the reply over and saved it for later where […]