I'm using actionscript 2's Sound class to load mp3's. I
noticed as3's Sound class has buffering support, but not as2's ?
If as2's Sound doesn't support buffering natively, do I use
_soundbuftime to set buffer time? I'm planning to support flash 7
Also, I've read some articles online about detecting client
bandwidth, if you'd like to share your way or suggest a good way of
doing it in AS, it'd be nice too. Thanks.
I don't know that AS3 has any new abilities as far as
buffering goes, it's the same as AS2, what do you mean AS2's Sound
doesn't support buffering natively? You are correct, in AS2 you use
the global MovieClip property _soundbuftime to set the the required
buffer time. In AS3 this is just moved to
As far as detecting bandwidth, I've only done this with Flash
Media Server, using a script I had, I think which shipped with