Re: Need advice on creating Login/Logout feature in CF

2009-06-22 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
So, put your one template in it's own folder, with it's own Application.cfc that extends the root Application.cfc, but has additional functionality added to it's methods. Say you have an onRequestStart method in the root Application.cfc. You want the functionality of that method, plus the

Re: Open source ColdFusion again

2009-06-22 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Don, Just use straight Ext Js on one of these engines, rather than relying on the cfform tags. Or, try ColdExt. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book

Re: Open source ColdFusion again

2009-06-22 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
And, more to Barney's point, that's part of why Adobe CF costs money. Ext Js is bundled within Adobe CF because Adobe pays the licensing fees required to include it as part of their product, similar to Adobe's support for Verity, PDF, and more. This is part of why Adobe CF is not an open

Re: railo getting started

2009-06-23 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
And, the group moderator has to accept your subscription request, prior to submitting to the google group Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book

Re: CF8 Uses Incorrect Component Path

2009-06-24 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
When using CustomTags, the CF server will always search the directory of the calling template first, before then moving to the app and server level defined paths. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS

Re: CF8 Uses Incorrect Component Path

2009-06-24 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Components are different from CustomTags, and your mapping is a customTagPaths mapping. You'll want to use a standard cf mapping: this.mapping['/Components'] = 'c:\Inetpub\componentpath\'; Then ref that path (/Components) in your code. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced

Re: ColdExt: window again

2009-06-24 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
The Ext window does (autoScroll: true), but I'm not sure whether Justin's implementation supports it. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book

Re: ColdExt: window again

2009-06-24 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
There are full Ext API's available on the Ext site for 1.1 (go to the Learning Center), 2.2 (from the Product menu) and 3.0 (from the Downloads page). Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS

Re: CF8 Uses Incorrect Component Path

2009-06-24 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
\Extensions\Components\edu\evansvill e\applybeta\ What is the most accepted method for mapping in this manner? I certainly appreciate your help with clarifying this for me. Thanks, Mike -Original Message- From: Cutter (ColdFusion) [mailto:cold.fus...@cutterscrossing.com] Sent

Re: CF8 Uses Incorrect Component Path

2009-06-24 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
that the CF error would display where (file paths) it tried to access the components. Thanks, Mike -Original Message- From: Cutter (ColdFusion) [mailto:cold.fus...@cutterscrossing.com] Sent: Wednesday, June 24, 2009 4:28 PM To: cf-talk Subject: Re: CF8 Uses Incorrect Component Path

Re: Open source ColdFusion again

2009-06-25 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
I'll agree with Ray on this. I have an advantage of being a JavaScripter long before I came into CF (and that was some time ago), but I know a lot of CF developers who never cultivated that skill set. The CF 8 Ajax components are an excellent entry point for those without the knowledge, as

Re: ColdFusion 7 or 8 and DB2 v9

2009-06-25 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
I am not, but if there are JDBC drivers for v9, you should be able to set those up as 'other' datasource types. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book

Re: alternative to cfwindow

2009-06-29 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Yes, with Ext it's fairly easy: var calWin = new Ext.Window({ title: 'Calendar', contentEl: 'calendarDiv', // This is a hidden div (class=x-hidden) on the page, containing your calendar width: 200, height: 200, modal: true, border: true }); calWin.show();

Re: (ot) quick Ext question

2009-07-01 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Not sure, the ExtJs forums are probably your best bet on this. Try: bodyStyle:'background-color:white;color:black;padding-left:10px;' Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS

Re: (ot) quick Ext question

2009-07-01 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
You may also be better suited, with multiple attributes, to apply a class: bodyCssClass source/Panel.html#cfg-Ext.Panel-bodyCssClass: 'myWindowClass' Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS

Re: AJAX

2009-07-02 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Guys, I love JQuery too, for DOM manipulation. But, if you're needing ajaxified 'widgets' then Ext Js is a better choice. Not only do they have an extensive well polished and consistent library, but you can use the cfajax tags to rapid prototype an app, then build out final versions with

Re: AJAX

2009-07-02 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
like that. -Original Message- From: Cutter (ColdFusion) [mailto:cold.fus...@cutterscrossing.com] Sent: Thursday, July 02, 2009 4:20 PM To: cf-talk Subject: Re: AJAX Guys, I love JQuery too, for DOM manipulation. But, if you're needing ajaxified 'widgets' then Ext Js is a better

Ext Js 3.0 Released

2009-07-07 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Ext Js, the force behind the ColdFusion Ajax components, has just released v3.0. This update, which will be included in ColdFusion 9 (according to the slide deck used when the Adobe User Group Tour stopped here in Nashville), is a significant upgrade, with many new features to take advantage

Re: Reality check

2009-07-07 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
That might depend on the app. We have seen instances where IIS will pass something as one CGI variable, whereby Apache would send it as something completely different. If you don't have internal logic to check for both and act accordingly, it can be an issue. These occurrences are rare, but

Re: Ext Js 3.0 Released

2009-07-09 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
:19 PM, Cutter (ColdFusion Related)cold.fus...@cutterscrossing.com wrote: Now, if we could just get packed js code in our template headers...;) And if only we could get real theming support in Ext so that it looked like the rest of our app... I know Jack has said that easier

Re: Ext Js 3.0 Released

2009-07-09 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
to themeroller, it really isn't skinable in the way that people are going to expect. Judah On Thu, Jul 9, 2009 at 8:58 AM, Cutter (ColdFusion)cold.fus...@cutterscrossing.com wrote: Theming is much easier, as they've broken down the CSS by component within the build files. There have been multiple

Re: Using SWFOBJECT inside of a CFLAYOUT

2009-07-10 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Check out http://extjs.com/forum/showthread.php?t=23983highlight=swfobject+flash http://extjs.com/forum/showthread.php?t=23983highlight=swfobject+flash Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS

Re: SOT: Mango Blog

2009-07-15 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Arguello CCd 2009/7/15 Cutter (ColdFusion Related)cold.fus...@cutterscrossing.com Does anybody know anyone associated with Mango Blog? I tried signing up for their forums, which sends you an email to confirm, and never received the email. I even checked my spam filter. Now it won't let me sign

Re: CF9 and Bolt in eWEEK

2009-07-15 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Personal experience has been that installing as a plugin, rather than as a standalone, has allowed me greater flexibility when I wanted to flesh out my environment by including subclipse, etc. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer

Re: ssot: Ext window customization

2009-07-15 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Don, Create a cfwindow, view the source code, nail down the path to Adobe's css file, then include that css file in your project directly to match-up your view. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS

Re: CF9 and Bolt in eWEEK

2009-07-16 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
No, I don't think it is. It ilooks to me as if there are large blocks of code, within ColdFusion Builder, that were written by Mark Drew (and it seems I have heard that somewhere). It stands to reason that they wouldn't interoperate, as ultimately they don't just have similar classes and

Re: cfgrid

2009-07-17 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
He would be better off using a custom column renderer, as Scott suggested. This would allow him to set other columns (such as 'State') to hidden, but they would be available should he want to sort the grid on those other columns. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced

Re: CF9 and Bolt in eWEEK

2009-07-17 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Unfortunately Yoxos is building with Gallileo right now, and the CFB install doesn't appear to work properly with it. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book

Re: CF9 and Bolt in eWEEK

2009-07-17 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
It was an issue with the Yoxos install, which has it's own custom update engine, that didn't like me installing the CFB plugin. Gave me an error every time I tried to pull up Eclipse, and immediately shut down. I've done a straight vanilla Gallileo install from the Eclipse site now, and have

Re: uninstalling JRun4 from failed Coldfusion install.

2009-07-17 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
When uninstalling, I always stop the service first, uninstall, delete the directory from the c:\ drive, remove the service (command line) if it still extists, and restart the system, prior to doing additional stuff. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia

Re: current row number in cfgrid

2009-07-28 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Near the top of your template: cfset ajaxOnLoad(init) / Then, within a JavaScript script block (preferrably within a document ready statement of some kind): init = function(){ var theGrid = ColdFusion.Grid.getGridObject('myGrid'); theGrid

Re: OT javascript

2009-07-30 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Why would you have two selects with the same name? Radio Buttons? Sure. But not selects... Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book _

Re: Form in CFWINDOW - currently CHEATING to get parent to refresh...

2009-08-03 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Nicholas, Using cfwindow, he is actually using a modal window for his edits, not a popup. As his data is not in cfgrid, but a custom layout, my advice would be to contain all of the logic of that layout (including sql call for data) in it's own template. Use the Coldfusion.navigate

Re: Dynamic External Javascript Sheet

2009-08-03 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Although there are several really big advantages to an external 'javascript' file being a static file, who said that your external file must end with .js? You can put a .cfm file in the src attribute of a script tag, serving a dynamic document through. Just make sure that the generated

Re: cfgridcolumn dropping 0 zeros from string

2009-08-05 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
It'll do that. You'll have to apply a custom column renderer. There is an Ext.utils.format class, containing a numeric format function where you can set your format. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS

Re: COM Ports

2009-08-26 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Don't forget that he could also access a .NET object (CF 8 or higher) if he's on Windows. That would make more sense, on a Windows system, than going the Java route. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS

Re: Application.cfm to Application.cfc migration (Problems with Functions in Application.cfc)

2009-08-26 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
I would take your UDF's, put them into their own utility CFC, and load the CFC into the APPLICATION scope during onApplicationStart(). If you ever need to reload the CFC, you could always rerun your onApplicationStart() method. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced

Re: Cfemail issue(s)

2009-08-27 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
See if this post helps you any: http://blog.cutterscrossing.com/index.cfm/2006/12/10/ColdFusion-Mail-Spool-Lock Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book

Re: Cfemail issue(s)

2009-08-27 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
One of my co-workers, Andy Matthews, wrote an app for that: http://undelivrnator.riaforge.org/ Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book _

Re: submit one big form post of all tabs

2009-08-28 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
I can't see why you wouldn't be able to. The tabs are an implementation of ExtJs 1.1, and I've done it with that. As long as the tab container is wrapped in your opening and closing form tags, and you aren't remotely populating the tab contents (via an ajax load) then it should be possible.

Re: Automated posting to Facebook, Twitter, and MySpace

2009-08-31 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Mike, I won't tell you It's dead simple, as dealing with any outside API can have it's quirks. That being said, a quick search of RIAForge, for both 'Twitter' and 'Facebook', brings up multiple results for ColdFusion and AS3 bits for interoperating with those services. It does not bring up

Re: ColdFusion MX6.1: Using JavaScript with CFTREEITEM

2009-08-31 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Sanjeev, Forgive me if my memory is faulty (6.1 is a little dated), but isn't the cftree implementation in 6.1 a Java Applet? You might want to look at ExtJs. I know that the ColdExt project supports the ExtJs based Tree. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia

Re: Security on CF8 Ajax Request

2009-09-08 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
I would suggest watching Simon Free's excellent presentation on Creating Public Facing API's, which would apply to Ajax applications, Flex and Flash based applications, AIR applications, and more. He presented this to the Nashville CFUG a while back, and I seem to remember some very nice ideas

Re: cfform Flash and value

2009-09-10 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Phillip, To prepopulate the form elements of the Flash Form, you'd have to use the 'value' attribute of your various form tags: cfinput type=text name=FirstName value=#REQUEST.myQuery.FirstName# / You cannot use JavaScript to populate or validate a Flash Form. You can use ActionScript to

Re: cfform Flash and value

2009-09-10 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
/2009 9:00 AM, Phillip Vector wrote: On Thu, Sep 10, 2009 at 6:57 AM, Cutter (ColdFusion) cold.fus...@cutterscrossing.com wrote: To prepopulate the form elements of the Flash Form, you'd have to use the 'value' attribute of your various form tags: cfinput type=text name=FirstName value

Re: cfform Flash and value

2009-09-10 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
_ http://blog.cutterscrossing.com On 9/10/2009 9:00 AM, Phillip Vector wrote: On Thu, Sep 10, 2009 at 6:57 AM, Cutter (ColdFusion) cold.fus...@cutterscrossing.com wrote: To prepopulate the form elements of the Flash Form, you'd have to use the 'value' attribute

Re: cfform Flash and value

2009-09-10 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
.. It just shows the flash player being loaded in the source. On Thu, Sep 10, 2009 at 7:10 AM, Cutter (ColdFusion) cold.fus...@cutterscrossing.com wrote: One other thing. Did you view source for the page? Are your values getting passed in to the call to create the Flash movie? Steve Cutter

Re: Issue converting to Application.cfc from Application.cfm having UDF's

2009-09-23 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Why don't you just but your UDF's in your Application.cfc directly? Then those functions are automatically available from anywhere within your Application.cfc. Otherwise, I would put those functions within a utility cfc, which you could place in an APPLICATION scoped variable inside your

Re: Formatting data in AJAX CFGRID

2009-10-05 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
The first step is to add a custom cell renderer to a column. Take a look at this post for info on that: http://blog.cutterscrossing.com/index.cfm/2007/11/30/CF8-Ajax-Grid-Renderers-and-Events Then, you'll want to tap into the underlying Ext library. Take a look at the ExtJs 1.1 API, and

Re: CF 9 + EC2

2009-10-08 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
My understanding, from the MAX info, is that the EC2 implementation is still in private beta. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book _

Re: CF 9 + EC2

2009-10-08 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
with the AMI before the product launch. On Thu, Oct 8, 2009 at 9:38 AM, Cutter (ColdFusion) cold.fus...@cutterscrossing.com wrote: My understanding, from the MAX info, is that the EC2 implementation is still in private beta. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced

Re: Form validation question

2009-10-15 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
The JQuery Validate plugin has a method whereby, aside from any standard checks you put in place (not empty, alphanumeric only, etc), it will make an Ajax request and assign a field it's validation status based upon the Ajax status return.

Re: javascript and coldfusion

2009-10-20 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
I find it best to use ExtJs, for a number of reasons. One, it's bundled in ColdFusion, and I can rapidly prototype applications (using the cfajax tags), then build out full featured apps that directly resemble the prototypes. Licensing is not an issue, as we are licensed the use of the

Re: Shift from a single developer team to a multiple developer team

2009-10-20 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
There are several things that I would suggest, in moving from a single developer to team development dynamic: Source Control is critical (personal pref - VSS doesn't cut it, go to SVN or Git) Developers should/must setup/maintain their own development environments Development and initial

Re: javascript and coldfusion

2009-10-20 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Especially since ExtJs started out as an 'extension' of YUI ;) And (and I'm not knockin JQuery) people should really look at ExtCore for basic DOM manipulation, ajax and effects... Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of

Re: CF LiveDocs

2009-11-09 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
CF 8 docs in FF appear to be hosed, while the 9 docs, and the 7 docs, came up with no problem Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book _

Re: Solution for Flash videos needed

2009-11-10 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
See this message thread for info on how to get meta content from flash http://www.houseoffusion.com/groups/cf-talk/message.cfm/messageid:327231 I would think (but I could be wrong) that it also applies to flv format. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia

Re: Any recommandation for a command line video converter?

2009-11-11 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
FFMpeg? Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book _ http://blog.cutterscrossing.com On 11/11/2009 9:47 AM, Claude Schneegans wrote: Hi,

Re: JDK patch testing

2009-11-16 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
I would *ALWAYS* test system patches in development and staging, prior to putting them in production. Load Balance testing in staging is a must during this as well. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS

Re: cfgrid

2009-11-23 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Ah, yes. But, a complete ExtJs solution would be much more... OK, that (not) said, cfgrid does have problems with multiple insertions. Or, rather, it doesn't really deal with them well. When you insert a line, it gives the underlying Ext store record some default values. This includes the id,

Re: cfgrid

2009-11-23 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Right on the money! Man, that sounds so much easier than what I wrote ;) Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book _

Re: cfc not returning results to CFSLELCT

2009-11-25 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
In your test, I would structure the URL as: http://www.mysite.com/admin/email/art.cfc?method=getGROUPSreturnFormat=JSON[whatever name value pairs you need for your method] Otherwise, hitting the component direct, without a query string, would try to load the component browser/javadoc layout

Re: C:\ColdFusion8\Mail\Spool

2009-12-08 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
See if this might help you: http://blog.cutterscrossing.com/index.cfm/2006/12/10/ColdFusion-Mail-Spool-Lock Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book

Re: Is it possible for a ColdFusion web service method to return an object?

2010-01-06 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
I don't have a ton of experience with web services, but I would think the answer is no. Web services generally return string representations of data, either in the form of XML or JSON. You could use something like cfajaxproxy to create a js proxy object to a cfc, but even then you would need

Re: Prevent Cross-Site Scripting in ColdFusion 5

2010-03-02 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Have you checked CFLib.org yet? Great collection of UDF's. Maybe something there that can help you. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS

Re: Joni Mitchell and Cold Fusion

2010-04-08 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Amazon S3 for the storage, and Amazon CloudFront for CDN delivery. That's the ticket... Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS

Re: FileExists using variable - not working

2010-04-08 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
We use this all over, though you don't need the hash marks. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book

CF9 + W2k8 Migration

2010-04-12 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
We are considering moving from CF8 on 32-bit Windows 2003 to 64-bit CF9 on Windows 2008. Anyone who has experience with this, if you could please give me your feedback on any issues you may have dealt with, hurdles you crossed, and gotchas that slowed your progress. -- Steve Cutter Blades

Re: Easy application question

2010-04-12 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Barney, Not to pick a fight, but what problems do you see with using Application.cfc? I, personally, find it to be a much better solution, so I am curious about your misgivings... Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia

Re: Using CKEditor with CF8

2010-04-20 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Quick Google on this brought up a few links that might be helpful: http://ajithmanmadhan.wordpress.com/2009/12/16/customizing-ckeditor-and-adding-a-new-toolbar-button/ (CF ref in the text) http://cksource.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=10t=16602 (read through the comments) Steve Cutter Blades

Re: Is CFGRID in CF9 solid enough for heavy use for CRUD functionality?

2010-05-07 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
I tell everyone that the cfajax tags are great for rapid prototyping, but it's best to go straight ExtJs for production implementation on anything but the simplest work. One of the biggest issues I've seen, in examples of paging with the cfgrid tags, is the use of the QueryConvertForGrid()

Re: Which code reuse method?

2010-05-11 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
We set a variable in our onApplicationStart() method that looks at the server and defines an Application level variable for the server environment (which we'll move to the Server scope once we transition to CF9). Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified

Re: Converting Video uploads with ffmpeg on a shared host

2010-05-13 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Carey, I'm not positive of this, but I think you're only option is to move to a different host. Most shared environments would have this restriction, but a VPS solution would have the necessary sandbox. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional

Re: cfgridcolumn bgcolor

2010-05-17 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Untested: Wouldn't it have to be bgColor=#(C1 EQ K?red:black)#? (you might have to use the hexadecimal color too) Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS

Re: cfc accessing session scope - bad?

2010-05-20 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Best practice is to pass in the session variable. There can be issues with calling a persistent scope directly within a CFC, typically around application performance and proper garbage collection. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional

Re: cfquery to json array

2010-06-07 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
toJson is better if you have room for the server-side overhead, and don't mind writing methods that can't be used in any other scenario than via Ajax. CFQueryReader is solely a client side solution, so that you can reuse your server-side code in any way that you see fit. Steve Cutter Blades

Re: Problems with slashes in JSON

2010-06-10 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
If Eric is returning a plain string, then there is no need to SerializeJson() the result, as all he needs is the string. That is why Eric is getting the additional slashes in his closing tag, because the SerializeJson() method is automatically escaping the slash characters. I'll agree with

Re: CF9 Developer Edition - IP Addresses

2010-06-16 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Does it still maintain that restriction in CF9? I thought the EULA now provided for development use in a staging environment? I don't know of many staging setups that would only be hit by three IPs...

Re: coldfusion equivalent to php json_encode

2010-06-26 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
If you aren't using returnFormat: 'JSON' on your Ajax request calls, then you're probably working too hard. You can use the SerializeJson() method, if need be. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7

Re: CF9 Installer Error with Apache 2.2.14

2010-06-28 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Look at the ACME Guide - http://www.acidlabs.org/public-speaking/goodies/ Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book

Re: Problem with ColdFusion.Window.destroy

2010-07-16 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
I never found ColdFusion's destroy() implementation to work in CF8. Not sure why... Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book

Re: Problem with ColdFusion.Window.destroy

2010-07-16 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
No, he's trying to call the built in method to destroy a cfwindow. It is supposed to call the destroy() method of the underlying Ext object to remove it from memory. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7

Re: Adobe no longer part of the OpenCFML committee

2010-07-23 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
http://www.adrocknaphobia.com/post.cfm/adobe-no-longer-part-of-opencfml Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book

Re: SOT: HTML spec for mobile devices

2010-08-02 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
I would check out the HTML5 series of blog posts on the Sencha site: (starts here) http://www.sencha.com/blog/2010/05/23/html5-now-with-20-percent-more-internet/ Then do some travel through some of the links inside those posts. Every class-1 mobile phone has a browser supporting HTML5, with

Re: Body too long: Re: cflayout question

2010-08-06 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
I haven't followed this thread too closely but, for reference, the 'center' region of cflayout should always fill the remaining space available by default. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer

Re: Syntax checking generated code: CF9

2010-08-06 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
I've never seen one, but if you come up with one please let us all know. Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS http://www.packtpub.com/learning-ext-js/book

Re: Key management for PCI DSS compliance

2010-08-13 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Storing the key in the same db is ok, if you also encrypt the key. You might use a combination of the app name and the timestamp of the key record as the key to unencrypt the key (wow that's confusing). Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified

Re: Sessions persist after server restart.

2010-09-21 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Is it using the CLIENT scope, with vars in the db? Is it storing things in the COOKIE scope, and checking that scope on login for previously entered credentials? Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7

Re: Where to put your code

2010-11-17 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion)
Some of it is a little dated... http://blog.cutterscrossing.com/index.cfm/General-Coding-Guidelines Steve Cutter Blades Adobe Community Professional - ColdFusion Adobe Certified Professional Advanced Macromedia ColdFusion MX 7 Developer Co-Author of Learning Ext JS

Re: ssot: Ext window management question

2009-07-06 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion Related)
Don, Adobe's JSON implementation is a little non-standard (and better, IMHO). You'll need a custom data reader when feeding your data store with a cf query return. The CFQueryReader is available at http://cfqueryreader.riaforge.org, with some more information available on this post:

Re: Ext Js 3.0 Released

2009-07-08 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion Related)
stuff. I have to say, some of the stuff they are working on is pretty damn cool. -Adam On Tue, Jul 7, 2009 at 9:30 AM, Cutter (ColdFusion) cold.fus...@cutterscrossing.com wrote: Ext Js, the force behind the ColdFusion Ajax components, has just released v3.0. This update, which

Re: Ext Js 3.0 Released

2009-07-10 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion Related)
for people with different color look/feels without having to change any images at all and that is huge for rolling out multi-customer websites. Judah On Thu, Jul 9, 2009 at 2:37 PM, Cutter (ColdFusion)cold.fus...@cutterscrossing.com wrote: You're looking at the wrong bits. Ext Core is the same

SOT: Mango Blog

2009-07-15 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion Related)
Does anybody know anyone associated with Mango Blog? I tried signing up for their forums, which sends you an email to confirm, and never received the email. I even checked my spam filter. Now it won't let me sign in, because I haven't confirmed, and I can't recreate the profile, because they

Re: cfgrid - data layout options vs some other method

2009-08-02 Thread Cutter (ColdFusion Related)
You can control the layout, by using custom column renderers, which you'll have to define after the fact. Here's a short post on creating your own custom column renderers: http://blog.cutterscrossing.com/index.cfm/2007/11/30/CF8-Ajax-Grid-Renderers-and-Events Les Mizzell wrote: If using