Tagged with FDT

Using FDT 4 to Create iPhone apps

Introduction I’ve been looking using HTML5 and javascript to create IOS aps, but was  little disappointed in the lack of an sdk with a true Object Orientated approach. (A topic worthy of another post).  I decided to return to familiar territory – AS3 and see how FDT4 can facilitate in the process. Requirements The latest … Continue reading

Setting up SVN for an Existing FDT Project

Aims To create a Subversion Repository for an Existing FDT Project Preamble I’ve created a few Blogs on the topic of using Subversion and FDT, which missed explaining how to perform this simple task. I was generally, checking out a fresh subversion project then copying the existing project to this other project. Requirements FDT 3.0 … Continue reading

Pure MVC

Pure MVC – quick outline and a collection of useful links I’ve recently been creating a lot of projects using Pure MVC, (see my post MVC for an introduction to MVC), and believe it to be the best Framework by far for ActionScript development. Of course there’s a learning curve, but leaning the Framework is … Continue reading

Using Bitami to set up Trac in OSX

Requirements Mac OSX 10.4 Subversion Bitnami FDT Eclipse SVN plug-in Preamble I used Trac an enhanced wiki and issue tracking system for software development projects, some time ago and found it an excellent tool. Trying to install it on my own machine (a MacBook 1.83 Ghz) I came across numerous problems downloading and installing from … Continue reading

How to increase memory allocated to Eclipse.

I’ve recently upgraded to FDT 3.0 and encountered a warning message: “Not enough memory. To use FDT you should raise the available memory for eclipse. Edit the file ‘eclipse.ini’ inside the eclipse installation directory and add the line: -Xmx512m After doing so restart eclipse.” I had some trouble finding the correct file. I Found the … Continue reading