Silverlight creating ZIP files in MAC

If you are creating a Silverlight document in a MAC be aware that if you create a ZIP file from the Finder context menu “Create Archive of…” every time you try to access the files inside the ZIP file with Silverlight it will fail. Why? Not sure but I would assume something to do with […]

Silverlight error AG_E_RUNTIME_METHOD 2207

I am doing some testing with Silverlight (I know right!) and I kept getting error #2207 without really getting a detailed description. Well the issue -in MY case- was hat i was trying to download a file cross-domains, and with most plugins it was a no-no. So I just needed to change the source to […]

Adobe Air SQLError: ‘Error #3119: Database file is currently locked.’, details:’null’, operation:’execute’

For the longest time I was having issues with this Adobe Air Error and its description, the main issue is that the “details” for this error are “null”. We do get the description that the database is locked but no details on file name where the error occur or line number. If you do a […]

Adobe Air CreateDirectory common error

If you need to create a directory from Air and you dont know how, mostlikely you will use the Adobe Air Documentation and use something as the following: [js] var directory = air.File.documentsDirectory; directory = directory.resolvePath(“AIR Test”); air.File.createDirectory(directory); air.trace(directory.exists); // true [/js] it all looks nice and makes sense but in the real world it […]

Adobe Removing restrictions on use of the SWF and FLV/F4V format via the Open Screen Project.

The Open Screen Project is working to enable a consistent runtime environment – taking advantage of Adobe® Flash® Player and, in the future, Adobe AIRâ„¢ — that will remove barriers for developers and designers as they publish content and applications across desktops and consumer devices, including phones, mobile internet devices (MIDs), and set top boxes. […]