Archive for June, 2005

rightMouseDown, rightMouseUp

Saturday, June 25th, 2005

I’m sure everyone has their own solution for this, but here’s mine… function rMouseDown() { if(Key.isDown(2)){ clearInterval(rMouseListen); rMouseListen = setInterval(rMouseUp, 40, mc); trace("right mouse down"); } } function rMouseUp(mc:MovieClip) { if(!Key.isDown(2)){ clearInterval(rMouseListen); rMouseListen = setInterval(rMouseDown, 40); trace("right mouse up"); } } rMouseListen = setInterval(rMouseDown, 40); enjoy

On2 announces VP7

Tuesday, June 21st, 2005

Here’s hoping flash player 8 gets this latest codec (On2′s VP7) instead of VP6. It looks to be quite a step up.

I’m a friggin’ jpg

Wednesday, June 8th, 2005

Which File Extension are You?

Flash now a platform

Monday, June 6th, 2005

Now that’s dandy news. It’s news like this that inches me closer to not having to be so defensive when I’m asked what I program in. Update: Macromedia has a new area up with more detail.

what have i right-clicked

Friday, June 3rd, 2005

The I’s have it. Now that I know I’m not a lone voice in the wilderness… How ’bout a snippet for figuring what you’ve right-clicked. This just traces the path to the mc you’ve right-clicked, but could be easily modified to perform tasks specific to the item clicked. It was swell to discover that you […]

Honk if you come here

Wednesday, June 1st, 2005

Does anyone even read any of this? If so, I’ll post some more code samples and work-arounds. Please leave a comment on this post if you visit the site ever.