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Subject: Re: [flasher] Random Background Generator & Flash
From: Helen Triolo
Date: Wed, 31 Jan 2001 19:19:08 -0000

Hi Peggi. I have something sort of like what you describe in my Flash 5
journal ( http://i-technica.com/flash5 ) that generates randomly sized
and placed floating bubbles -- the Sept 24 entry shows the code I used
(works in Flash 5 only). Yell if you'd like me to send you the fla.

Regards,
Helen
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Peggi & Ben Rodgers wrote:
>
> Hi Flashers,
>
> I'm trying to create a randomly generated background for my Flash movie
> similar to ones we've all seen using JavaScript (snowflakes, traveling in
> space, flying windows, etc). I haven't been able to find anything in the
> documentation that tells me how to randomly generate images throughout the
> whole background. I know I can randomly generate images into a
> mc. Alternatively, is it possible to call a JS script that does the random
> generation? The JS script uses "document.write" and the ActionScript Ref.
> Guide indicates that the document object is not one that ActionScript will
> recognize.
>
> Thanks in advance for any suggestions,
>
> Peggi
> Peggi Rodgers
> Flash Programmer
> Tide Pool Enterprises
> Pacific Grove, CA
> prodgersattide-pool [dot] com
> www.tide-pool.com



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