Tag Archives: ColdFusion

A Regular Expression To Proxy Basic ColdFusion Requests

(Note: I’m cleaning up some old drafts which have been sitting around for awhile.) A couple of years ago while setting-up a new J2EE server cluster using the Implementing Multitier Hardware Load Balancing with ColdFusion MX for J2EE or JRun … Continue reading

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Getting Behind Python: Sun Hires Python & Jython Developers

As both a fan and user of the great technologies Python, and the Sun JVM (primarily via Java), I was very happy to come across this eWeek article which says that Sun announced the hiring of two key Python engineers. … Continue reading

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Open Source ColdFusion: Smith Project To Be Released As Open Source

While doing my normal nightly browsing, I saw an “Open Source ColdFusion Server” digg which mentioned that the Smith Project, a free and lightweight CFML implementation, is going to be Open Sourced. This is great news for the community, and … Continue reading

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Latest Article – Why Interfaces In ColdFusion Are Irrelevant

Just a quick heads-up– my latest article in the ColdFusion Developers Journal is Why Interfaces in ColdFusion Are Irrelevant which was in the December issue. This article builds on an earlier post I made, and goes a different direction than … Continue reading

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Under The Hood: How the ColdFusion Compiler Works

I must say I work with a really amazing team at work, and there is rarely a day we don’t get into complex technical discussions about anything from “what algorithm is the best to do x” to getting into deep … Continue reading

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ColdFusion 4.5-5.0 Certified Developer Listings

I was curious to see if I could still find the old listings of ColdFusion Certified Developers from the original 4.5-5.0 test period. After looking around the dark, dust covered areas of the Adobe site and thumbing through some URL’s … Continue reading

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Why Interfaces In ColdFusion Are Irrelevant

A post from Sean on Static vs. Dynamic languages reminded me that I needed to get around to finishing up a piece I started long ago about why I think Interfaces in ColdFusion are completely irrelevant. In particular, this quote … Continue reading

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The New CFDJ Editorial Board

I’m proud to announce that I’m now part of the ColdFusion Developer’s Journal Editorial Board. We have quite an impressive list of experienced developers and evangelists in the community, and I’m honored to be part of the great group helping … Continue reading

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Announcing CFAkismet – Stop Comment and Trackback Spam!

I’ve been trying to find a project to work on to contribute to the community for quite some time, and finally came across something missing that would be very valuable to anyone running a ColdFusion based blog. My blog has … Continue reading

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How To Quickly Fix Common JRun / ColdFusion Startup Problems

If you’ve ever poked around with the various JRun XML configuration files in ColdFusion before, chances are you’ve ran across a time where you’ve not been able to get JRun to start properly. This is not an end all, be … Continue reading

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