A Flex application compiled with the latest Flex Builder has
caused a problem for Japanese IME (on both Windows XP and OS X
10.4), but I haven't been able to find any mention of it elsewhere
on the Internet.
A problem occurs when the user tries to type in Japanese into
a visible instance of mx.controls.TextInput. When the user types in
an ideographic space (U+3000) character using MS IME for Japanese,
the at sign (U+0040) is inserted instead. The same problem is not
seen when ideographic space is copy-and-pasted into said text
This problem occurs on Windows XP IE 6 and OS X 10.4 Safari
3, but not on Firefox 3 (both platforms) or Win XP Safari 3. The
binary has this problem when the compiler preferenceｓ
specifies Flash 10 as the target version. The version of
playerglobal.swc used for Flash 10 target compile appears to have
this problem and not the one for Flash 9.
Has this been reproduced elsewhere and is there a