Flash Remoting: The Definitive Guide

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Page xvi
Paragraph 6, sentence 5

"Two tin cans with a taught string" should be: "Two tin cans with a taut string"

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Page xvii

-the url at the bottom of this section: http://www.macromedia.com/software/generator/productinfo/faq/ is no longer available.

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Page 91
Table 3-4 ListBox entry

ListBox FListbox.getSelectedItem(), FListbox.getSelectedItem(), FListbox.getSelectedIndex()... Should be: ListBox FListbox.getSelectedItem(), FListbox.getSelectedItems(), FListbox.getSelectedIndex()...

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Page 140
Line 13

trace("Event: " + infor.event); switch info.event){ case("sort"): ... Should be: trace("Event: " + infor.event); switch (info.event){ case("sort"): ...

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Page 146

Var my_conn; // Connection object var my service; // Service object should be: var my_conn; // Connection object var myService; // Service object

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Page 215
middle of the page

Function setCombos() { categories_cb.pickValue (allProducts_dg.getSelectedItem().ProductID); suppliers_cb.pickValue (allProducts_dg.getSelectedItem().SupplierID); should be: Function setCombos() { categories_cb.pickValue (allProducts_dg.getSelectedItem().CategoryID); suppliers_cb.pickValue (allProducts_dg.getSelectedItem().SupplierID);

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Page 244

// Set up the gateway URL and initialization function var myURL = "http://localhost/flashservices/gateway"; function init () { NetServices.setDefaultGatewayUrl(myURL); var my_conn = NetServices.createGatewayConnection(); // Set up the Email service var myService = my_conn.getService("9780596004019.com.oreilly.frdg.Email"); } init(); should be: // Set up the gateway URL and initialization function var myURL = "http://localhost/flashservices/gateway"; function init () { NetServices.setDefaultGatewayUrl(myURL); var my_conn = NetServices.createGatewayConnection(); // Set up the Email service var myService = my_conn.getService("com.oreilly.frdg.EmailSSAS"); } init();

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Page 245

MessageResponder.prototype.onResult = function (myResults) { status_mb._visible = false; grid_dg._visible = false; gotoAndPlay("message"); subject_txt.text = myResults.subject; from_txt.text = myResults.from + " <" + myResults.address + ">"; date_txt.text = myResults.date; body_txt.text = myResults.body; }; MessageResponder.prototype.onStatus = function (theError) { trace(theError.description); }; stop(); should be: MessageResponder.prototype.onResult = function (myResults) { status_mb._visible = false; grid_lb._visible = false; gotoAndPlay("message"); subject_txt.text = myResults.subject; from_txt.text = myResults.from + " <" + myResults.address + ">"; date_txt.text = myResults.date; body_txt.text = myResults.body; }; MessageResponder.prototype.onStatus = function (theError) { trace(theError.description); }; gotoAndPlay("user");

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Page 295
under the .NET Editors sidebar

-the url http://msdn.microsoft.net/vstudio Should be: http://msdn.microsoft.com/vstudio

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Page 348
third para from the bottom

http://msdn.microsoft.com/webservices/downloads/microsoft/default.aspx should be: http://msdn.microsoft.com/webservices/downloads/default.aspx

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Page 352
(third para under heading)

-the url http:www.soapclient.com/xml/SQLDataSoap.wsdl is broken

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Page 382

FListCheckItemClass.prototype = new FSelectableItemClass(); // EXTEND this method to change the content of an item and its layout FListCheckItemClass.prototype.layoutContent = function (width) { this.attachMovie("FLabelSymbol", "fLabel_mc", 2, {hostComponent:this.controller}); this.fLabel_mc._x = 2; this.fLabel_mc._y = 0; this.icon_mc._x = width this.icon_mc._width); this.fLabel_mc.labelField.selectable = false; }; should be: FListCheckItemClass.prototype = new FSelectableItemClass(); // EXTEND this method to change the content of an item and its layout FListCheckItemClass.prototype.layoutContent = function(width) { this.attachMovie("FLabelSymbol", "fLabel_mc", 2, {hostComponent:this.controller}); this.fLabel_mc._x = 2; this.fLabel_mc._y = 0; this.check_mc._x = width - this.check_mc._width - 10; this.fLabel_mc.setSize(width - 10 - this.check_mc._width); this.fLabel_mc.labelField.selectable = false; }

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Page 385

// Set upthe combo boxes to be able to pick a label FComboBoxClass.prototype.pickLabel = function(text){ var tempLength = this.getLength(); for (var i = 0; i < tempLength; i++){ if (this.getItemAt(i).label == value){ this.setSelectedIndex(i); break; } } }; should be: // Set upthe combo boxes to be able to pick a label FComboBoxClass.prototype.pickLabel = function(text){ var tempLength = this.getLength(); for (var i = 0; i < tempLength; i++){ if (this.getItemAt(i).label == text){ this.setSelectedIndex(i); break; } } };

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Page 529-530

The footnotes on these pages are not attributed properly, and have been deleted on Safari. Also, the text at the end of the "Methods" section has been changed; "as indicated in the footnotes" has been deleted.

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