UCSC: ActionScript MX Minicourse, Spring 2003
Ralph Abraham, Professor of Mathematics
Apology for Flash
Note: Each example is given in five or more files:
- FLA: Flash file to download and open in FlashMX (if you have it!!)
- SWF: Shockwave file to download and run in your browser
- HTML: Shockwave file embedded in HTML page for your browser
- AS: Actionscript file to inspect as plain ASCII
- Notes: Text file explaining the FLA and AS files
Note on file sizes: Exms #1-4 SWF file sizes are ca 500, 1000, 500, and 750 bytes!!!
Exm #5 is ca 8000 bytes: components are relatively expensive.
Exm #6 is ca 13,000 bytes: amazing!
Exm #7 is ca 10,000 bytes: more amazing!
Revised 16 June 2003 by Ralph