Haxe Roundup 704

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Welcome to the latest edition of the Haxe Roundup. Haxe is a high level, strictly typed programming language and cross-compiler.

Community Updates

News and Articles

  • The next Haxe Roundup Roundup Discord event is schedule for Sunday March 10th at 18:30.
  • Haxe 4.3.4 has been released!
  • Greetings in 52 languages - 5 of Clubs Introducing Haxe article.
  • The Funkin` Crew Week of 2024/02/23 - Charting a Course From Frustration to Delight article. Plus another lil funkblog post.
  • IntelliJ IDEA Haxe Plugin version 1.4.44 has been released.


In case you missed it

Videos & Music

  • Revision to Idosra Level 1 with Dialog Sequence video.
  • Armory3D: Working with Arrays Part 2.
  • Armory3D: Conditions & Loops Part 1 and Part 2.
  • 📌 Reminder that Squidly does a Haxe dev stream every weekday on Twitch. 6pm EST -> 12am EST Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday. 12pm EST -> 6pm EST Thursday/Friday.
  • 📝 Add a video related to Haxe.
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Jobs, Bounties

Available for work

  • You can hire Tim Hely, a highly experienced Haxe & HaxeFlixel developer, with 20+ years of experience!
  • Alex Johansson is looking for a part time/contractor role.
  • Rudy Geslin is available for freelance work.

Job listings

  • None.


Product Releases

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Previews & Demos

Open Source

Community Showcase
Git Repos
  • [openfl] Stop shadowing haxe.io.Bytes pull request and make ByteArray compatible with Haxe’s Bytes class pull request merged.
  • haxe-github git - Haxe functions to use the GitHub API.
  • mxhx-macro-resolver git - In a macro context, and using a document tree generated by mxhx-parser git, resolves the symbols that the XML tags, attributes, and text represent.
  • mxhx-manifest git - Parses MXHX manifest files that map namespaced components to fully-qualified Haxe class names.
  • Check out the latest open source Haxe projects over on GitHub.

Closed Source

Via the Haxe Discord server
  • Minicology updated boss with more vfx & dynamic animated eye video.

Some Library Releases

People & Projects to support

  • Axol Studio is a small independent game development studio, making games with and contributing to HaxeFlixel.
  • Funkin’ Crew is making Friday Night Funkin’, a cartoon rhythm gaming excellence.
  • Patrick is creating Raspberry Pi 4 support for Haxe/Lime/OpenFL/HaxeFlixel.
  • Josh Tynjala is working on Feathers UI — open source, cross-platform UI components built with OpenFL.
  • Pavel Alexandrov is primarily contributing to the Heaps engine and is the creator of format-tiled library.
  • Ian Harrigan is working on primarily HaxeUI, as well as hxArduino & hxWebSockets.
  • Kaelan Evans is working on HxDoom, a Haxe adaption of Doom.
  • Richard Oliver Bray is teaching people the things he’s learnt, like React, Typescript and Haxe.
  • Alexander Gordeyko is developing Pony, a Haxe open-cross-library.
  • Andy Li is working around the Haxe ecosystem: CI, packaging, docs and learning materials.
  • Kevin Leung is creating open source software libraries.
  • Robert Konrad, the Kha author, is creating Programming Toolkits.
  • OpenFL is creating free open source software.
  • HaxeUI is creating an open source user interface libraries.
  • HaxeFlixel is creating an open source, cross platform 2D game engine.
  • Slava Ra is creating improvements for FlashDevelop and HaxeDevelop.
  • Mark Knol is working on Haxe and its documentation.
  • Dan Korostelev is working on the Haxe compiler.

Updates from the Haxe core

Current Proposals & Discussions

Core Changes

42~ updates have been made to Haxe since the last issue.

  • This weeks latest discussion on Haxe’s coroutines.
  • [jvm] Redundant ordinal check in enum equals fixed.
  • The latest Async IO API progress update by Aidan.
  • [message reporting] Update sub errors handling pull request.
In case you missed it

You can get started using the latest features by downloading a nightly build of Haxe and see the impact the latest changes have on each target by browsing the benchmarks site. Head over to OSS Insights for more Haxe statistics.

Take it easy everyone, stay safe and see next time. ☮🕊