Tattoo it on your arm, whatever it takes to remember: Package names can’t match property names in your classes. Try to plan accordingly. If you accidentally create a conflict, the compiler might not be as helpful as you’d hope. Let this be a warning to you.

The new scrollRect property in AS3 DisplayObjects is pretty cool. If you haven’t run into it yet, it’s a fairly simple way to set a rectangular window on a larger piece of content without the hassle of drawing a rectangle and using a mask and inverse positioning the content… For the most common masking operations […]

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