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Modernize or Die® Podcast - CFML News for January 21st, 2020 - Episode 37

Gavin Pickin
Jan 21, 2020

 

Gavin and Eric host this weeks episode.They talk Adobe CF Summit East 2020 announcing dates and prices, as well as Adobe’s ColdFusion Specialist Certification Post Conference Workshop and Ortus Solution’s Pre Conference Workshop. They also mentioned CFCamp will not be moved to May / June as planned and you won’t believe the reason why. ITB 2020 Call for Speakers is closed, with 138 submissions from the community plus all of the Ortus content as well, we’re still deciding on sessions. They talked about CF Summit 2019 Vegas releasing more videos from the sessions on YouTube. The playlist has 19 videos already. In case you missed Rakshith’s Webinar this week on CF2020 you can catch our views on it, and the link to the recording. They talk about Gavin and Michael Born’s plan for a new Live Coding Series this Wednesday. They discuss more information on CF Summit East 2020 and the workshops. They discuss selection for workshops and call for speakers for Into the Box 2020 in Houston in May including a special announcement, ITB 2020 will be 2 days of workshops plus 2 days of conference, so 4 days total, the Super Early Bird tickets are now available. They also discuss some other conferences you should consider attending.

They spotlight a lot of great blog posts, tweets, videos and podcasts, too many to list, so listen to the show. They show off our ForgeBox module of the Week, Eric Peterson’s ‘str’ utilities and this week’s VS Code extensions, Cloak by John Papa for hiding your .env variables when screen sharing etc.

We finish the podcast thank our Patreon supporters

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30+ ForgeBox Packages of the Week from 2019 Modernize or Die® CFML News Podcast

Gavin Pickin
Jan 17, 2020

 

ForgeBox is the NPM of the ColdFusion world, and with CommandBox, CFML's CLI, you can easily add new functionality to your project with a simple `box install packageName`. We decided to dedicate a portion of our CFML News Podcast to ForgeBox Modules. We had 30+ episodes in 2019, each with a ForgeBox Module, so we wanted to give you a way to see all of them in one place, so here they are.

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FORGEBOX v4.9.0 Released

Luis Majano
Dec 13, 2019

 

Today we are pleased to announce a minor release for our FORGEBOX suite of products to version 4.8.0. This release includes lots of fixes and some great additions for your development needs for all Editions: Community and Enterprise.

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FORGEBOX v4.8.0 Released

Luis Majano
Nov 06, 2019

 

Today we are pleased to announce a minor release for our FORGEBOX suite of products to version 4.8.0. This release includes lots of fixes and some great additions for your development needs for all Editions: Community and Enterprise.

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CommandBox Service Manager 1.0.0 Released

Brad Wood
Aug 22, 2019

 

We are pleased to announce the first release of the CommandBox Service Manager 1.0.0.  The Service Manager is a commercial CommandBox module that allows you to create, update, and control Windows Services for your CommandBox servers with ease.  You can configure logging, auto-restart, and the user the service runs as.   This is ideal for a staging or production server setup where you want certain CommandBox servers to always be running, even if the server reboots.

Usage

 After you purchase and install module, you'll unlock a new set of "server service" commands to create and manage your services.

install commandbox-service-manager@ortus

server service create
server service start

Here is the full list of commands you can use:

  • server service create - Create a new Windows service that will start a CommandBox server
  • server service remove - Remove a Windows service
  • server service update - Update settings for an existing service
  • server service start - Start a service (same as clicking start in the Windows Services screen)
  • server service stop - Stop a service (same as clicking stop  in the Windows Services screen)
  • server service restart - Restart a service (same as clicking restart in the Windows Services screen)
  • server service status - View the status of a service

You can read more in depth information in our docs:

https://commandbox-service-manager.ortusbooks.com/

Purchase

The module is priced at $49 per server and you can manage as many services as you like on that server with your license.  The licensing is simple and works the same whether it's your production server, or a local development machine.  

To purchase the module and start using it today, head over to our product page:

https://ortussolutions.com/products/commandbox-service-manager

Linux support is underway and we'll be adding Mac support as well soon.

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FORGEBOX v4.7.0 Released

Luis Majano
Jun 12, 2019

 

Modernize all things!

FORGEBOX v4.7.0 released!

Today we are pleased to announce a minor release for our FORGEBOX suite of products to version 4.7.0. This release includes lots of fixes and some great additions.

Release Notes

Here are the detailed release notes for this release.

Bugs

  • [FORGEBOX-163] - box.json validation error while adding version from web UI completely clears screen and loses data
  • [FORGEBOX-298] - Adding version allows the user to check the "stable" checkbox
  • [FORGEBOX-355] - Update s3sdk settings configuration to include building the URL to avoid empty issues
  • [FORGEBOX-358] - Forgebox Registration page "Privacy Policy" link is broken/ not set. Clicking on it loses the page and all the form values you've filled out.
  • [FORGEBOX-359] - Mailing list checkbox on registration page is not working when selected
  • [FORGEBOX-360] - Blanks is displayed when Editing a package on packages with html markup
  • [FORGEBOX-361] - Fix Ownership of packages issue when publishing from collaborators
  • [FORGEBOX-362] - Button for adding a new version not firing
  • [FORGEBOX-365] - Admin cannot change username, fails with exception
  • [FORGEBOX-371] - Error creating versions, fails with exceptions from UI
  • [FORGEBOX-372] - Error calling admin:settings.getLiveActivations from UI
  • [FORGEBOX-374] - Do not show badges if package does not have any version
  • [FORGEBOX-375] - Do not show version badge if the package does not have any version

New Features

  • [FORGEBOX-322] - Fine tuning of public versions tab with much better UX
  • [FORGEBOX-324] - Reset Password action from user listing screen for admins
  • [FORGEBOX-332] - Create the beginnings of the Package Dependency Viewer in the UI
  • [FORGEBOX-334] - Add latest version badge to the package view top section
  • [FORGEBOX-335] - Add package type badge (public,private) on the package view section

Improvements

  • [FORGEBOX-138] - Show code to make ForgeBox badges on the package maintainer screen.
  • [FORGEBOX-351] - Change user dashboard links on the public UI to @username for consistency and just plain nice!
  • [FORGEBOX-366] - Upgrade to ColdBox 5.4.1
  • [FORGEBOX-367] - Upgrade of mementifier to latest version
  • [FORGEBOX-368] - Upgrade to sentry for logging
  • [FORGEBOX-369] - Upgrade s3sdk to avoid debugging code
  • [FORGEBOX-370] - Upgrade to testbox 3
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Quick v2.0.0 Released!

Eric Peterson
Apr 30, 2019

 


We are pleased to announce the general availability of Quick 2.0.0. It's been a long road with 14 betas(!) and months of testing from dedicated users. The end result is a more refined and performant product. Come check out the headline features.

 

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FORGEBOX v4.5.0 Released

Luis Majano
Mar 29, 2019

 

Today we are pleased to announce a minor release for our FORGEBOX suite of products: version 4.5.0. This release includes lots of fixes and some great additions. Keep reading for an in-depth review of the release.

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FORGEBOX v4.x Released

Luis Majano
Mar 04, 2019

 

# FORGEBOX v4.x Has Landed We are so excited to bring one of the biggest releases for FORGEBOX in over a year. We have been working and learning from all the community feedback and have major news to share with the ColdFusion (CFML) world. The full release notes of this major version can be found at the end of the blog post, so read on for all the details of this release. Below we will discuss the major areas of improvement for FORGEBOX ## New UI

The entire UI has been redesigned and updated and we are not even done yet. More is coming for the entire UI/UX experience of FORGEBOX including the CommandBox integrations.

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qb 5.2.0 Released!

Eric Peterson
Mar 12, 2018

 

Quick announcement today about qb. We're excited to announce that starting with version 5.1.0, QB has full query and schema builder support for four major database grammars:

  • Microsoft SQL Server (MSSQLGrammar)
  • MySQL (MySQLGrammar)
  • Oracle (OracleGrammar)
  • Postgres (PostgresGrammar)

Set your preferred grammar in your moduleSettings and you are good to go:

moduleSettings = {
    qb = {
        defaultGrammar = "PostgresGrammar"
    }
};

Install or update today from ForgeBox.

Haven't heard about qb? qb is a Query and Schema Builder for CFML. With it you can write object-oriented, database agnostic SQL statements in a convenient and friendly format.

// Query Builder
query.from('posts')
    .whereNotNull('published_at')
    .whereIn('author_id', [5, 10, 27])
    .get();

// Schema Builder
schema.create( "users", function( table ) {
    table.increments( "id" );
    table.string( "email" );
    table.string( "password" );
    table.timestamp( "created_date" ).default( "CURRENT_TIMESTAMP" );
    table.timestamp( "modified_date" ).default( "CURRENT_TIMESTAMP" );
    table.timestamp( "last_logged_in" ).nullable();
} );

Want more information? Check out the comprehensive documentation.

Coming to Into the Box? Be sure to check out the session on qb while you are there!

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