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ColdFusion Components (CFC) vs. ColdFusion Closures Performance Exploration In Lucee CFML 5.3.4.80 [+]
Kinky Solutions | 7/5/20 8:30 AM | ColdFusion
Ben Nadel compares the relative speed of creating and consuming a fluent, chainable API using both ColdFusion Components and ColdFusion Closures in Lucee CFML 5.3.4.80. Both approaches are very fast, with Closures being consistently faster (at least at small scale)....

5 Best Adobe ColdFusion Development Tools [+]
TeraTech | 7/3/20 4:30 PM | CFML, ColdFusion 2018, ColdFusion 2020, ColdFusion Developer, Cool Stuff, Learn ColdFusion
]toc] “There must be an easier way to do this!”

Online CF Meetup, July 9: “Your best options to build modern front-ends with JavaScript”, with Dan Wilson [+]
Adobe ColdFusion Blog | 7/2/20 4:30 PM | Announcements, Blog, ColdFusion seminar, announcements, blog, ColdFusion, coldfusion seminar
Come join us at the Online ColdFusion Meetup session on Thursday July 2, 2020 at 12p US Eastern time (UTC -4). The presentation will be: “Your best options to build modern front-ends with JavaScript”, with Dan Wilson For more on the presentation, the speaker, how to join the group join (free), as well as the URL for the online meeting and more, please see the meetup event page:

Convert Microsoft LDAP ObjectGuid from base64 to Python UUID [+]
The Harmonious Programmer | 7/2/20 4:30 PM | Active Directory, base64, Microsoft, Python, SAML2, UUID
I needed to convert an objectGuid from Microsoft AD which was provided to me in base64. What I did not know is the Microsoft uses little-endian UUIDs instead of big-endian like the rest of world uses. This caused issues trying to convert the binary to UUID. Luckily, Python's UUID has bytes_le (little-endian) just for this use case. Blogging this for the future.

Did you know that ColdFusion Standard is available free for use in education? [+]
Adobe ColdFusion Blog | 7/2/20 12:00 PM | Announcements, Blog, Curriculum, announcements, blog, ColdFusion, curriculum
While most may know that CF has always been free for development use, did you know that folks in education (students, teachers, and staff) can obtain CF Standard licenses, for use in learning (though not production)? This topic is covered in a section in the available ColdFusion FAQ. There’s an FAQ for CF Standard and

Adding Algolia Search to Eleventy and Netlify - Part Two [+]
Raymond Camden'sBlog | 7/2/20 10:00 AM | eleventy, static sites
This will be a quick update as I'm on vacation and should be busy playing XBox, but I've got an update to my post on using Algolia with Eleventy. Please read it first as this post won't make much sense without it. In that post, I described a way to use Algolia with Eleventy. The process was basically:

The Double-Bang (!!) Operator And A Misunderstanding Of How JavaScript Handles Truthy / Falsy Values [+]
Kinky Solutions | 7/2/20 7:00 AM | Javascript / DHTML
Ben Nadel has noticed developers using the double-bang (!!) operator far more often in their JavaScript code than they have to. As such, he provides a series of unnecessary examples followed by cleaner, more intuitive examples....

CFCasts - A Peek Inside the Tech Stack [+]
Ortus Solutions, Corp Blog RSS Feed by ContentBox | 7/1/20 11:00 AM | /opt/shared-media/logo (1).png, CFCasts, CFConfig, CFCouchbase, ColdBox Connection, ColdBox MVC, ColdFusion, CommandBox, ContentBox CMS, Couchbase, Eclipse, Elixir, LogBox, Lucee, Lucee Extensions, Modules, ProfileBox, Quick, Upcoming Events, Vue.js
Being a new platform from Ortus, I wanted to take some time to dive in to the tech stack we are using to build CFCasts. Many people ask us how we would build a modern CFML site. Well, here's at least one answer.

CFCasts - A Peek Inside the Tech Stack [+]
Ortus Blog | 7/1/20 11:00 AM | /opt/shared-media/logo (1).png, CFCasts, CFConfig, CFCouchbase, ColdBox Connection, ColdBox MVC, ColdFusion, CommandBox, ContentBox CMS, Couchbase, Eclipse, Elixir, LogBox, Lucee, Lucee Extensions, Modules, ProfileBox, Quick, Upcoming Events, Vue.js
Being a new platform from Ortus, I wanted to take some time to dive in to the tech stack we are using to build CFCasts. Many people ask us how we would build a modern CFML site. Well, here's at least one answer.

Using CFDocument To Save InVision Prototypes As Interactive PDFs In Lucee CFML 5.3.4.80 [+]
Kinky Solutions | 7/1/20 6:00 AM | ColdFusion
Ben Nadel attempts to generate an interactive PDF based on an interactive InVision prototype using Lucee CFML 5.3.4.80 and the Flying Saucer PDF extension. While it only supports "click" actions, we can create a delightfully robust experience!...

Applying CSS Flexbox To Pseudo-Elements [+]
Kinky Solutions | 7/1/20 6:00 AM | HTML / CSS
Ben Nadel takes inspiration from the CSS Podcast and looks at applying CSS Flexbox layouts to pseudo-elements, which allows us to apply some very cool layout techniques on the implicit DOM-structure of the pseudo-element and its text-content....

Modernize or Die® - CFML News for June 30th, 2020 - Episode 59 [+]
Modernize or Die | 6/30/20 5:00 PM
2020-06-30 Weekly News - Episode 59Watch the video version on YouTube at https://youtu.be/sHI4ZSfkvEgHosts:Gavin Pickin - Software Consultant for Ortus SolutionsBrad Wood - Software Consultant for Ortus SolutionsThanks to our Sponsor - Ortus SolutionsGet live training from the makers of your favorite Box Product.Live Virtual Workshops available for signup in July

Response to isDate() Blog Post [+]
James Moberg | 6/30/20 12:00 PM | coldfusion, cfml
My response to this blog post was detected as spam, so I'm responding here. The recommendation from Adobe has been to use isValid("date") instead of isDate(). If isDate() returns TRUE, you should also test using isValid("date") and use

New Zero to Hero Workshop Dates Announced and Important Updates [+]
Ortus Solutions, Corp Blog RSS Feed by ContentBox | 6/30/20 11:30 AM | Upcoming Events
Due to popular demand, we have decided to have another Zero to Hero Workshop on July 9 - 10!

New Zero to Hero Workshop Dates Announced and Important Updates [+]
Ortus Blog | 6/30/20 11:30 AM | Upcoming Events
Due to popular demand, we have decided to have another Zero to Hero Workshop on July 9 - 10!

Make jquery validate remote calls optional [+]
Blog - Neiland.net | 6/30/20 10:30 AM
Sometimes it is necessary to disable remote validation calls when using jquery validate, fortunately its fairly straight forward.

The horror of IsDate() in ColdFusion and Lucee [+]
Lucee Developer | 6/30/20 8:30 AM | CFML, Lucee
Very recently, a small number rounding change had been applied to the business I work at. The new rounding was done with the CFML numberFormat() function, which returns a string representation of the number. For example, #numberFormat(8.831, "_.0")# would return the string "8.8", and #numberFormat(4.

Are There "Dark Matter" Designers? [+]
Kinky Solutions | 6/30/20 6:30 AM | Work
Ben Nadel reflects on the concept of "Dark Matter Developers"; and wonders if the same cohort exists in the Design world. He asks, are there "Dark Matter Designers" that just need to "get work done"? And, if so, how can he make their lives better?...

Gravitee Setup [+]
Computer Know How | 6/29/20 11:00 AM | APIs, REST, APIM, Gravitee
Setting up a new API As Seth said in a prior post, after we setup a Gravitee API gateway for a customer, we found that the creation process was a bit hard to follow. To clear that up, I’ll be going through an installation that would hit the Marvel API. API – General Settings The main building block of Gravitee is the API. This is where you setup the gateway and entry point f

Using CFDocument And CFPDF To Generate PDFs With Different-Sized Pages In Lucee CFML 5.3.6.61 [+]
Kinky Solutions | 6/29/20 6:30 AM | ColdFusion
Ben Nadel uses the CFDocument and CFPDF tags to produce a PDF in which each page is a different size in Lucee CFML 5.3.6.61. To see this in action, he creates a PDF of images in which page is right-sized for the image that it is rendering....

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