• warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/rbezemer/softwarebyrichard.com/modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.pages.inc on line 34.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to tac_lite_node_grants() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/rbezemer/softwarebyrichard.com/includes/module.inc on line 483.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to tac_lite_node_grants() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/rbezemer/softwarebyrichard.com/includes/module.inc on line 483.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to tac_lite_node_grants() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/rbezemer/softwarebyrichard.com/includes/module.inc on line 483.
  • warning: Parameter 2 to gmap_gmap() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/rbezemer/softwarebyrichard.com/includes/module.inc on line 483.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to tac_lite_node_grants() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/rbezemer/softwarebyrichard.com/includes/module.inc on line 483.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to tac_lite_node_grants() expected to be a reference, value given in /home/rbezemer/softwarebyrichard.com/includes/module.inc on line 483.

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ActionScript 3 Photobucket API Basics

So by popular demand, and just because it's fresh on my mind, I've revisited the Photobucket photoflow example. This version of the app goes a step further and uses the full blown ActionScript 3 Photobucket API. This API is actually relatively new and I was actually working on a similar interface to their API when they released theirs.

Flex - Adding icons to a ToggleButtonBar

This was one annoying problem, I wanted a single icon on each button on my toggle button bar but for the life of me I couldn't figure out what was going on. I had set the icon property in my buttonStyle in my applications stylesheet, but my icon was nowhere to be found.

Finally after pullling my hair out for a while, a trip to flexexample found me what I was looking for. The ToggleButtonBar (and any navigation component) uses the data provider supplied to it to pull out the icon resources for each button, so the dataprovider was overriding my stylesheet with null.

Create a Photobucket Image Gallery

Photobucket has a tonne of images that you can use to create some interesting content. I'm going to show you how to create a simple photobucket image gallery using Flex.