[Exception… "Could not convert JavaScript" nsresult: "0x80570009 (NS_ERROR_XPC_BAD_CONVERT_JS)"

What the heck is.. uncaught exception: [Exception… “Could not convert JavaScript argument arg 0 [nsIDOMHTMLDivElement.appendChild]” nsresult: “0x80570009 (NS_ERROR_XPC_BAD_CONVERT_JS)” location: “JS frame :: PATH_TO_MY_JAVASCRIPT_FILE :: THE_METHOD_NAME :: line #” data: no] For me it was just an appendChild() that was causing the problems. You can always try the innerHTML+= way if Read more…

By Andrew Odendaal, ago

Add a date to a date in Actionscript 2

I needed to work out a date range according to the date 3weeks away from the current date. After a bit of thinking, I found that it’s actually quite easy to achieve. [code lang=”actionscript”] var theDate:Date = new Date(); dateDay = theDate.getDate(); dateMonth = theDate.getMonth(); dateYear = theDate.getFullYear(); var theDate2:Date Read more…

By Andrew Odendaal, ago

Animator vs Animation

[swfobj src=”http://fc01.deviantart.com/fs13/f/2007/077/2/e/Animator_vs__Animation_by_alanbecker.swf” height=”500″ width=”600″] An animation done showing the battle between animator and the animation in a Flash environment. Thanks to Alan Becker for this one.

By Andrew Odendaal, ago