troubleshooting Question

Returning results from remoteobject class to parent

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Scripting LanguagesColdFusion LanguageApache Flex
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I have a Flex application using ColdFusion to retrieve data from MS SQL. I'm trying to create a class where I can send in a numeric argument and it returns a value to the document calling the class.

This is my class

package com.procost
{
import mx.controls.Alert;
    import mx.core.FlexGlobals;
    import mx.rpc.AbstractOperation;
    import mx.rpc.events.ResultEvent;
    import mx.rpc.remoting.RemoteObject;

    public class EmailListRetrieve
    {
        public var emailListId:Number = -1;

        public function send():void{
            //Create the remote object
            var _remoteObject:RemoteObject = new RemoteObject('test');
            _remoteObject = new RemoteObject("ColdFusion");
            _remoteObject.endpoint = "http://" + FlexGlobals.topLevelApplication.endPointLink + "/flex2gateway/";
            _remoteObject.source = FlexGlobals.topLevelApplication.remotePath + "services.general";
            _remoteObject.showBusyCursor = true;

            //Send
            var op:AbstractOperation = _remoteObject.getOperation('getEmailList');
            op.addEventListener(ResultEvent.RESULT, result);
            op.send(this);
        }

        // Result from CFC
        private function result(event:ResultEvent){
            Alert.show(event.result.toString());
        }
    }
}

This is how I'm calling it from my MXML file

import com.procost.EmailListRetrieve;    

public function fncClick():void{
     var request:EmailListRetrieve = new EmailListRetrieve();
     request.emailListId=1;
     request.send();
}

The result function in my class is returning all the data I need from the DB. The issue is, how do I get this data back into the MXML document I called it from?

Any help would be appreciated.
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