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WireBox 1.2.0 Released

Luis Majano |  June 23, 2011

In the spirit of more releases, please welcome WireBox 1.2.0 to the playground. This is a nice release that sports tons of fixes and tweaks for our dependency injection framework, but finally sports our complete AOP (Aspect Oriented Programming) Implementation.


  • metadata override of CacheBox properties so they are available in introspection
  • cache=false was n...
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WireBox AOP is here!

Luis Majano |  June 02, 2011
After much hard work our WireBox AOP Engine is finalized and will be released shortly.  You can test drive it by using our development github branch!  We have concentrated ourselves in simplifying Aspect Oriented Programming and have fully documented our AOP engine....
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CFObjective 2011 Presentations and Code

Luis Majano |  May 16, 2011
Here are the links to all the presentations we did at CFObjective 2011 and some sample code of everything we showed off in this year's conference.  You can see our upcoming ColdBox 3.1 in action with all of its entity and html generation goodness, our new ColdBox Platform Utilities that was released and of course WireBox Dependen...
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WireBox ORM Entity Injection Howto

Luis Majano |  May 11, 2011

Here is a cool video showcasing how to activate WireBox's ORM Entity injection when you are building applications with ColdFusion ORM and ColdBox.  Enjoy:

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WireBox 1.1.1 Released!

Luis Majano |  March 30, 2011

I am happy to announce WireBox 1.1.1 to the ColdFusion community. This release sports 3 critical fixes that will make your WireBox injectors run smoother and happier, especially for those doing java integration, this will help you some more.

1st ColdBox Connection Recording

Luis Majano |  March 17, 2011
We just had our very first ColdBox Connection show and it was great!! We covered our vision of the show and also WireBox our dependency injection framework for ColdFusion.  Here is the recording:
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WireBox 1.1.0 Released!

Luis Majano |  March 15, 2011

I am glad to announce WireBox 1.1.0 to the ColdFusion community. We have definitely received tremendous feedback on WireBox and have been able to complete this release based on great feedback and over 15,000 downloads since its release February 21st. For those o...

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WireBox Binder and Configuration Introduction

Curt Gratz |  March 15, 2011

This video shows the basics of setting up a "Binder" with WireBox and how to setup mappings and alias using the WireBox DSL for super simple dependency injection that is easy to read.

WireBox Binder and Configuration Introduction... from Curt Gratz on Vimeo.

Again, this is not even scratching the surface of what the binder in WireBox can do. Below are some other simple changes you could make to the binder or ways you could do injection

So this line

.initArg(name="daoPath",dsl="id:daoPath"); Could change to .initArg(name="",ref="daoPath") //refpoints to an id directly

as one possible alternative, so if we wanted, we could remove the .initArg and do it via annotations

function init(required daoPath inject) or function init(required daoPath inject="id") or function init(required daoPath inject="id:daoPath")

So, as you can see, you can do your injections a variety of ways. Now, go, read the docs, and install WireBox and get wiring your model up the easy way.

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WireBox Installation and Introduction Screencast

Curt Gratz |  March 14, 2011

This video shows how to download and install the WireBox framework and offers super simple example of dependency injection using WireBox without any configuration or messy XML.


WireBox Installation and Introduction... from Curt Gratz on Vimeo.

Again, this is not even scratching the surface of what WireBox can do, but I wanted to get you started and thinking. More screencasts will be following to help you go deeper into how WireBox can help you in your development.

Now, go, read the docs, and install WireBox and get wiring your model up the easy way.

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A new age for ColdFusion Dependency Injection: Wirebox

Luis Majano |  February 23, 2011

I am super proud to announce our newest member of the ColdBox Platform: WireBox.

WireBox is our new addition to the family. It is our enterprise dependency injection and AOP framework for ColdFusion 8 and above. This project has been part of ColdBox since its earl...

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