Ashvin Savani “arckid” – Flash Platform Expert

All about RIA development using Flash, Flex, Flash Media Server (Flashcom) with various middleware and backends.

Archive for March, 2005

Patrick Mineault, Who supercharged the AMFPHP project and give re-birth to this open source project, announced an UnOfficial version of AMFPHP on his Blog.

Here are the new features list for AMFPHP:

  • A brand new engine
  • Multiple charsets and languages support
  • Paged resultsets
  • Massive speedup on large resultsets
  • Better debugging events support
  • Tighter integration with the service browser panel
  • SQLite and MySQLi support
  • PHP5 support
  • Cookieless sessions
  • HTML-based service browser with automatic code generation

So, Rush and Contribute any bugs you find … Also see if it breaks your current applications … and if so then please keep him updated!

Few Links of your use:

Download: AMFPHP 1.0 beta (UnOfficial) Last updated on 26th of March

AMFPHP Project Site

Development and Documentation WiKi

  • Filed under: AMFPHP, Flash, News
  • Maha Shivratri Festival

    Yesterday was a special day for Hindu’s all over the world and specially for Indians. Yes, It was Maha Shivratri.

    On this day Lord Shiva temple have rush of his followers and they do Puja with Milk and BilliPatras. People believes that if anybody do Puja of Lord Shiva on this day with BilliPatras then God always fulfill his all wishes and make him happy.

    I went to temple on this day to do the same and here is one snapshot I able to get it for you guys.

    Photograph taken at Lord Shiva's temple on the holy day of Maha Shivratri.

  • Filed under: General
  • I just saw on Peldi‘s blog that The Book Programming Flash Communication Server is out!

    Many Flash Communication Developer’s were waiting for this since a long time ago and I am sure author’s of the book – Brian Lesser, Giacomo Guilizzoni, Robert Reinhardt, Joey Lott and Justin Watkins too.


    Want the book delivered on 4th March? buy it here on Amazon because they have special shipping option if you order in 4 hours from now!

    Book’s official Site

    Book at O’reilly Online Catalog

    Peldi’s post about this book with cute photographs

    Download Sample Chapter 1 (Introducing the Flash Communication Server)

  • Filed under: Flashcom
  • Upcoming Macrochat: Conditional Build Tags Macrochat

    When: Thursday, March 3, 2005 | 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM US/Eastern


    Join Macromedia Product Support Engineer, Jason Price, for a presentation on RoboHelp Conditional Build Tags: Creating Multiple Versions with different content. This presentation will describe how using conditional build tags will allow multiple help systems to be created from the same help project Creating Multiple Versions with different content.

    What You Will Learn:

    • Creating Conditional Build Tags
    • Apply Conditional Build Tags
    • Create Build Expressions
    • Best Practices for Conditional Build Tags
  • Filed under: General