Archive for February, 2010

Using Spark skins to style Halo components

February 9, 2010 3 comments

Most of the halo components in the flex framework have a skin style. Sometimes it is labeled skin, others with border-skin, and if no general one skin style for the component exists, there are typically skin styles for individual pieces.

Lets use the halo vertical scroll bar as an example (svn) (zip) (swf):
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Conditional Compilation

February 3, 2010 Leave a comment

There is a cool compiler flag that allows you to conditionally compile code into your binaries called -define.

This really cool feature has an annoying side effect though:

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