• 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.

lists

Transparent List in Flex

So I wanted a list that had no layout information, or a List where you could only see the items in the list, no selection colours, no borders, no background, etc... I spent a lot of time racking my brain trying to figure out the best way to do this. Finally out of desperation I looked at the api and a few related blog posts and the answer was simple. Flex provides support for this in the base list class, so just extend the List class and tell it to not draw anything. How simple is that!

Here is the code to do it: