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Old 09-06-2006, 06:14 PM   #1
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Default What's in the Flash 9 AS3 that's not in the current Alpha F9 AS3?

The release of Flash 9 seems like a long way ahead (summer 07?)
so I wonder wondering what's taking them solong and if Adobe is working on anything that might change/add to the actionscript language/API.
Is it a good idea to consider the alpha build as very close to the retail AS3 spec?
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Old 09-06-2006, 06:25 PM   #2
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As far as AS3 goes, that really shouldn't change much at all. AS3 was defined for the Flash Player 9 and that was released with Flex 2. Flash 9 itself, the IDE, is just an application that will help you develop content for Flash Player 9.
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Old 09-06-2006, 06:30 PM   #3
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Thanks.

I tend to do everything in code rather than using the app features so I guess I'm not missing much.
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Old 09-06-2006, 10:22 PM   #4
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When Flash 9 is released I doubt the language to change at all. However, it will probably ship with a lot of extra classes. I'm guessing they're currently rewriting the Flex mx package for Flash as it doesn't seem to work in Flash 9 without some tweaking.

Who knows maybe they'll add some goodness to it - mx2.graphics3d anyone?
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