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The 12 Modules of (ForgeBox) Christmas — Day 5 — whoops

Eric Peterson |  December 18, 2017

Today let's look at a quick, fun module today. It will make your exception experience in development just a little bit nicer. It's called whoops.

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The 12 Modules of (ForgeBox) Christmas — Day 4 — cbvalidation

Eric Peterson |  December 17, 2017

As a holiday song reminds us, we should be "...making a list, checking it twice." Client-side validation is the first check. Server-side validation is the second. And an excellent module to help us with server-side validation is cbvalidation.

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The 12 Modules of (ForgeBox) Christmas — Day 3 — str

Eric Peterson |  December 16, 2017

Modules don't have to be big. In fact, the Unix philosophy says to do one thing and do it well. While modules on ForgeBox run the gamut of [d]oing one thing]( and full blown frameworks, today we will look at one of the utility libraries on ForgeBox — a string manipulation library called str.

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The 12 Modules of (ForgeBox) Christmas — Day 2 — cbmailservices

Eric Peterson |  December 14, 2017

ForgeBox is your first stop for when you need some new functionality for your application, be that a utility library, an SDK, a framework, or something else. Today we'll take a look at one of the tools for helping manage sending emails — cbmailservices.

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The 12 Modules of (ForgeBox) Christmas — Day 1 — Hyper

Eric Peterson |  December 13, 2017

We enjoyed bringing you tips for CommandBox and ContentBox last year for the 12 days of Christmas so much that we decided to do it again! This year, I'm happy to show you 12 different modules currently hosted on ForgeBox just waiting to make your life easier. So grab a hot drink and cozy up for the 12 Tips of (ForgeBox) Christmas.

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ForgeBox Updates — September 2017

Eric Peterson |  September 11, 2017

We have a new release of ForgeBox to walk you through today. Focused on private packages and bug fixes, this release polishes up ForgeBox to bring you a really nice user experience. Come read about the details.

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CFObjective 2017 - CommandBox ForgeBox - Luis Majano

Luis Majano |  July 24, 2017

At this year's CF.Objective I had the privilege to present on CommandBox and how to create packages and publish them in our community website It is imperative for the ColdFusion (CFML) community to start leveraging CommandBox and ForgeBox in order to create applications, libraries and share cool code!

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ForgeBox v2.2.0 Released

Luis Majano |  May 24, 2017

Ohh happy day, today we get a minor release in []( and our first blog post announcement about ForgeBox releases!

As the product matures and we continue to pipe in new functionality, be expectant of blog posts relating the new functionality in ForgeBox. Most of the issues in this release are cosmetic and improving existing functionality. Enjoy!

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Easy custom site host names with CommandBox

Luis Majano |  February 14, 2017

In this video Brad Wood introduces the CommandBox Host Updater Module written by Chris Schmitz:


which allows you to automatically add host entries to your operating system and starting servers all on port 80 for you using CommandBox. It is really a great example of a CommandBox module, but also a great tool to have for ALL your ccustom development work. Enjoy!

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