Flex Framework Smackdown

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A talk I gave at FlexCamp OC

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  • Wolverine (Swiz) wins. Come on Tony, your FrameworkQuest posts were more objective. Mate with no real significant flaws? Really?
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Flex Framework Smackdown

  1. Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Flex Framework Smackdown! Tony Hillerson Software Architect Saturday, January 31, 2009
  2. Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Frameworks: The Timesink Why isn’t this a solved problem? Saturday, January 31, 2009
  3. Frameworks: Why? Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Why? Why? Why? Why Why Why Why Why? Saturday, January 31, 2009
  4. Frameworks: Why? Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Saturday, January 31, 2009
  5. Frameworks: Why? Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Saturday, January 31, 2009
  6. Frameworks: Why? Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Roll Your Own? Saturday, January 31, 2009
  7. Frameworks: Why? Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Roll Your Own? Go for it! Saturday, January 31, 2009
  8. Frameworks: Why? Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Frameworks are a common vocabulary Saturday, January 31, 2009
  9. Frameworks: Why? Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Cairngorm PureMVC Swiz Mate Saturday, January 31, 2009
  10. Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Frameworks: Judgement Day What if your framework were a Breakfast Cereal? Pro Wrestler? Adobe Evangelist? Homestar Runner Character? Saturday, January 31, 2009
  11. Frameworks: How to compare? Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Saturday, January 31, 2009
  12. Frameworks: How to compare? Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Saturday, January 31, 2009
  13. Frameworks: How to compare? http://github.com/thillerson/twitteria/ Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Saturday, January 31, 2009
  14. Frameworks: How to compare? Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com De gustibus non disputandum est Saturday, January 31, 2009
  15. Frameworks: How to compare? Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com The Most Memorable Framework Discussion Ever Saturday, January 31, 2009
  16. Frameworks: How to compare? Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com con·ceit (noun) In literature and poetry, a device of analogy consisting of an extended metaphor. 1350–1400; ME conceyte, conceipt, deriv. of conceive by analogy with deceive, deceit and receive, receipt; cf. AF conceite; see concept Saturday, January 31, 2009
  17. Frameworks: How to compare? Cairngorm Code and Slides: PureMVC http://thillerson.googlecode.com WWII Generals? Swiz Mate Saturday, January 31, 2009
  18. Frameworks: How to compare? Cairngorm Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com PureMVC Presidents? Swiz Mate Saturday, January 31, 2009
  19. Frameworks: How to compare? Swiz Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Mate The Most Memorable Framework Discussion Ever Cairngorm Roll Your Own! PureMVC Saturday, January 31, 2009
  20. Frameworks: How to compare? Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Saturday, January 31, 2009
  21. Frameworks: How to compare? Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Without further ado, Four Flex Frameworks as Superheroes Saturday, January 31, 2009
  22. Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Cairngorm: Mr. Fantastic Saturday, January 31, 2009
  23. Frameworks: Cairngorm Code and Slides: Characteristics: http://thillerson.googlecode.com • Singleton Model accessed through a ModelLocator • Views bind to model • Command pattern • Events correspond to Commands • Its own event dispatching system Saturday, January 31, 2009
  24. Frameworks: Cairngorm Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Saturday, January 31, 2009
  25. Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com PureMVC: Doc Ock Saturday, January 31, 2009
  26. Frameworks: PureMVC Code and Slides: Characteristics: http://thillerson.googlecode.com • No dependency on the Flex framework • No framework objects in views • A Mediator controls views and listens for view events • Views dispatch regular Actionscript Events, but it has its own internal event dispatching (Noti cations) Saturday, January 31, 2009
  27. Frameworks: PureMVC Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Saturday, January 31, 2009
  28. Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Swiz: Wolverine Saturday, January 31, 2009
  29. Frameworks: Swiz Code and Slides: Characteristics: http://thillerson.googlecode.com • Inversion of Control to inject framework objects • Use of [Metadata] to con gure framework • Two-way communication between views and controllers • Dynamic Commands Saturday, January 31, 2009
  30. Frameworks: Swiz Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Saturday, January 31, 2009
  31. Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Mate: Batman Saturday, January 31, 2009
  32. Frameworks: Mate Code and Slides: Characteristics: http://thillerson.googlecode.com • Inversion of Control to inject data into views • Actionscript Events only! • Framework con guration is all MXML Saturday, January 31, 2009
  33. Frameworks: Mate Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Saturday, January 31, 2009
  34. Frameworks: Finale PureMVC Cairngorm Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Mate Swiz Saturday, January 31, 2009
  35. Code and Slides: Cairngorm: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Mr. Fantastic • Pretty exible • No matter how hard you pull, you can’t break it apart Saturday, January 31, 2009
  36. Frameworks: Cairngorm I Like: • Commands Code and Slides: •http://thillerson.googlecode.com Delegates • Self dispatching events I Don’t Like: • Singleton (by popular demand) • Hard Wiring • Testability Saturday, January 31, 2009
  37. Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com PureMVC: Doc Ock • Ignore the villain part • Very Smart • There’s a whole lot of “arms” Saturday, January 31, 2009
  38. Frameworks: PureMVC I Like: Code and Slides: • Separation of Concerns •http://thillerson.googlecode.com Mediators I Don’t Like: • Unwieldy and Large • Too many moving parts • Hand wiring • No Flex dependency Saturday, January 31, 2009
  39. Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Swiz: Wolverine • Pragmatic • Razor sharp Saturday, January 31, 2009
  40. Frameworks: Swiz I Like: Code and Slides: • IOC!! •http://thillerson.googlecode.com Using Metadata I Don’t Like: • Big Controllers (I’d rather have commands) • Not easy to use the regular command pattern • Still (some) self event dispatching Saturday, January 31, 2009
  41. Mate: Batman and Slides: Code • Lots of tools http://thillerson.googlecode.com • Stealthy • The Bat Signal! Saturday, January 31, 2009
  42. Frameworks: Mate I Like: Code and Slides: • IOC!! •http://thillerson.googlecode.com Flex con guring Flex • Lots of tools I Don’t Like: • Some tag names are not that memorable Saturday, January 31, 2009
  43. Flex Framework Smackdown! PureMVC Cairngorm Code and Slides: http://thillerson.googlecode.com Mate Swiz Saturday, January 31, 2009
  44. Frameworks: Thank you! Tony Hillerson Code and Slides: Software Architect http://thillerson.googlecode.com http://slideshare.com/thillerson http://github.com/thillerson http://insideria.com http://EffectiveUI.com Saturday, January 31, 2009

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