Tips and Tricks to Incorporate Flash into Drupal

Experience level:  Casual drupaler Experience type:  Site building Programming / module development Day:  Saturday Time:  9:00am – 10:00am Room:  Commerce Guys (Hinman Room) Duration:  One hour

Despite advances in Javascript runtime speeds and HTML5 acceptance in modern web browsers, there are some times when a Flash app is still the best way to complete a job. We’ll talk about the unholy alliance that is Drupal and Flash/Flex integration. Details include:

  • When is it appropriate to use Flash?
  • What kind of information can you pass between Drupal and Flash?
  • Security considerations/ best practices
  • Getting started