Flex Builder Performance Tips

Matt Chotin blogged tips about Flex Builder performance tuning.

I am using Windows and Eclipse 3.2.2 with Flex Builder Plugin. I have a shortcut to the eclipse.exe on my desktop.

In the shortcut properties you can set the complete command line:

D:\tools\eclipse\eclipse.exe -vm “C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_11\bin\javaw.exe” -refresh -clean -vmargs -Xms512m -Xmx768m

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Flex and Java articles

If you are interested in the combination Flex & Java there is a new Adobe devnet article: From Java to Flex

There is also an older article covering Flex & Java: Flex and Java – A perfect [...]

Flash Video goes mainstream: H.264

Boom! Flash Video will go to a new level.

Today Adobe anounced “the latest update for Adobe® Flash® Player 9 software, code-named Moviestar, which includes H.264 standard video support – the same standard deployed in Blu-Ray® and HD-DVD® high definition video players – and High Efficiency AAC (HE-AAC) audio support, as well as hardware accelerated, multi-core enhanced [...]

AIR Remote Updater

Claus Wahlers released an AIR Remote Updater:

“It transparently checks version numbers, downloads the .AIR installer file if needed and triggers the AIR-native [...]

Search Engines and RIAs

Josh Tynjala wrote an article about “How to make your hot new RIA friendly to search [...]

Adobe Labs: Flex Component Kit for Flash CS3 and AIR Extension for Dreamweaver

There are two new Extensions on Adobe Labs which are very interesting.

If you want to design and animate in Flash and you want to use this in Flex the Flex Component Kit for Flash CS3 is the thing you are looking for.

The AIR Extension for Dreamweaver will allow you to package and preview .air application files [...]