It appears that the application object is still not
initialized at the time I'm trying to pass it to the
If I try to call init() at creationCompleted instead of at
initialize, then the object property is defined and is not null.
But creationComplete is far to late if I want ot estimate
instantiation time (actually I'm trying to calculate the
initialization time) of the application object.
In Flex 1.x there is the _global.startTime property - is
there something analogous in Flex 2?
I think you're using too many high-level features (binding,
visual components) for this to work. Before creationComplete, most
features are not yet available. I think you're better off creating
a pure AS class to do your timing and make use of the constructor:
private var mytimer: Info = new Info(); //Constructor calls