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Re: Parsing SWF8 and older?


At some point, Lightspark was intended to run AVM1 SWFs. We still have
the code for it too: see actions.cpp and vm.cpp.

Timon recently disabled the option to do so, so we may remove the code.

On Fri, Aug 19, 2011 at 6:36 AM, Jani Monoses <jani.monoses@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Hello,
> why does Lightspark parse - quite verbosely so - SWF8 and older files if it
> does not execute them?
> Can they contain something - an embedded SWF of newer version - that is
> worth looking for?
> It just causes parsing error messages for unimplemented tags that can be
> confusing when debugging.
> Jani
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