Yearly Archives: 2011

Custom Schemas in Coldspring 2

One of the most powerful new features in Coldspring 2 is the ability to create custom xml schemas that can be used within your XML configuration. Rather than go into the details of how to write and configure custom schemas, here is an example of one that comes bundled with CS2 out of the box. In […]

ColdSpring 2 is available on GitHub

This is something I did a while ago, but for whatever reason, totally forgot to announce publicly. Thanks to the power of distributed version control, there is a copy of the Git repository for ColdSpring 2 on Sourceforge, as well as one on GitHub. It goes without saying that GitHub really is the best place […]

ColdDoc 1.0 Release (and a move to GitHub)

ColdDoc is one of those projects I don’t work without these days. No matter the project, I’ve always got a stack of CFCs in it, and I need a way to document what objects I have, and what methods they have on them. A great example being the ColdSpring 2 project.  I’ve got my local […]

ColdSpring 2 Alpha 1 Released

After a long 2 years of development, ColdSpring 2, Alpha 1 is ready for release! It’s been a long road getting here, but with the rewrite of ColdSpring, means that ColdSpring 2 comes with a stack of new functionality that should help you out with all your dependency injection needs, and then some!!! To give […]

How I Configure ColdFusion ORM and Why

I’ve been reading quite a few mailing list posts on ColdFusion based ORM, and I find that I’m seeing a lot of repeats on what configuration settings people are generally using when setting up ORM in their Applicaiton.cfc, and why they should use certain settings. I figured it would be useful if I wrote down […]

cf.Objective(ANZ) + Flex Speakers on 2DDU Podcast

On the 2 Developers Down Under podcast that myself and Kai Koenig run, we've been interviewing speakers from the cf.Objective(ANZ) + Flex conference, which was strongly inspired by the CFHour podcast (okay, we stole the idea), to give listeners a taste of the content of the conference, and let them get to the know the […]

ColdFusion Frameworks for Application Development @ ColdFusion Developer Week

Next week I'm proud to (slightly belatedly) announce that I will be doing a presentation entitled Using ColdFusion Frameworks for Application Development at next weeks online ColdFusion Developer Week. We will cover a basic introduction to Model-View-Controller, Dependency Injection and Object Relational Mapper concepts, as well as take brief looks at each of the major […]

Registration Open for cf.Objective(ANZ) + Flex

In case you missed the hullabaloo, registration recently opened for cf.Objective(ANZ) + Flex. I'm really excited about this years speaker line up, and honestly think that the sessions we have this year are the best we've ever had. We got awesome content on testing, frameworks, continuous integration, version control, and more. Basically, if it's used […]