More information and examples of using Flash MX together with web services, this time from Jeffrey Hill of Flash-db.com. He has put together quite a few examples of code doing it with PHP and Flash MX. To quote him:
Here’s my implementation (completed before the MM went up).
(use’s MM’s client for both CF and PHP)
Some other web Service’s I’ve put up for download in the past couple weeks/months:
By looking over the code – It should be really easy for anyone to implement a Web Service in Flash.
Interesting examples. But it reminds me of how sad it is that Flash MX is reliant on server scripts to perform web services. I understand the security problems with allowing Flash to contact any server, but it would still have been nice to be able to make web-apps that tied directly into various web services.