ColdBox Presents: Groovy Integration

Luis Majano |  April 15, 2009
We are releasing a 1.0 version of our GroovyLoader plugin for ColdBox Applications today.  This plugin can be found in the extra downloads section of the ColdBox Website as part of the projects pack.  So what did we do, well, based on Barney Boisvert's inspiration on CFGroovy, we decided to create a plugin that would leverage ColdBox users with the
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ColdBox Presentation Recordings at OCDEV

Luis Majano |  April 09, 2009

I had the pleasure of getting to speak at the Orange County User Group last night and it was a great night.  We had a full night of ColdBox and even some incredible Ping Pong tournament.  Thanks guys for inviting me over.  You can find the recordings for the presentations below.  You will be surprised to see some of the new ColdBox projects, especially our new ColdBox Lookup Manager that has been silently released.  Expect more on it soon.

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ColdBox and URL Rewrites with IIS 7

Luis Majano |  April 06, 2009

This is a post to help people know that there is a free URL rewrite for IIS7 that microsoft has built and it is pretty darn snazzy. You can get the download from here:

The documentation for the rewrite tool is here:

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Creating Dynamic Model Mappings

Luis Majano |  March 25, 2009

Tony Garcia has created a nice blog entry on how to create dynamic model mappings using ColdBox's Model Integration features.  I really enjoyed the read and approach Tony took.

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CBOX-100 Training Course at CFObjective 2009

Luis Majano |  March 20, 2009

I am glad to announce that we will be holding a pre-conference training at CFObjective 2009.  This pre-conference class is based on the CBOX-100 : Intro to ColdBox course.  Below you can find information about the course and how to register.

What is CBOX-100?
Intro to ColdBox is an intense 1-day training course that will ...

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CBOX 101 Ontario Pictures Posted

Luis Majano |  March 20, 2009

I just posted some of the pictures of our last CBOX 101 Training Seminar in Ontario, California. We had a great attendance and a great group of developers. You can find all the pictures here:

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Extending a ColdBox App's Lock Timeouts

Luis Majano |  March 12, 2009
By default, any ColdBox app has a lock timeout of 30 seconds for their requests.  If longer running processes occur in which they do not give the lock away (for whatever reason it is) there could be a chance of the request to timeout and throw and error.  Therefore, you might be interested in maybe increasing it on high availability applications in order to allow longer running processes to finish.  In order to tweak this setting, you should open your Application's Application....
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