Local disk IO write performance in MDM Zinc

UPDATE: MDM Zinc's recent update of 3.0.10 added a new method for writing binary data from a ByteArray directly (windows only), please read this post for the latest info. NOTE that the below is still relevant for other platforms (Mac/Linux) I have recently been working on local disk IO in MDM Zinc using mdmScript as … Continue reading Local disk IO write performance in MDM Zinc

How to detect if your SWF is executing within the MDM Zinc runtime

Been poking around with writing a runtime abstraction layer for Flex/AS3 apps. This would provide support for writing Flex/AS3 desktop app code once and deploy it as an AIR app or any other swf2exe like product such as Zinc. (or FP on the web, -minus the IO features) So how do you detect which runtime … Continue reading How to detect if your SWF is executing within the MDM Zinc runtime