Railo

Recently, my personal web server running a couple of my sites, BlinkBase Technologies and DavidYakovich.com, went down. Thankfully I was able to recover most of my data. This server had been running for close to 6 years without any real downtime, so from a stability standpoint, I was extremely pleased. The server was running an…

Working on a new CFWheels app

I’m starting to sketch out what will be my next CFWheels application and possibly my first commercial, subscription based application. I’m now starting to look at hosting providers for this site and companies to handle the credit card processing. I’m thinking of using GoDaddy for the CF hosting and PayPal for the credit card processing.…

CFWheels Many-to-Many Help

For the last week I’ve been working on my PubMan publications software. In the last two days I’ve run into a snag. I have the create and delete statements working, but the index list and update functions are what I’m having problems with. I’ve created a detailed post over on the CFWheels Group. If you…

Building my first app with CFWheels

For the past several months I’ve wanted to work on a project that I could build using CFWheels. I’ve finally found that project. I’m building a Communications Management System for the Communications Department of the company I work for. This software will manage our Press Releases, E-mail Newsletters, and other communications publications. The initial release…

Happy 4th of July

Happy 4th of July everyone. I’m not only celebrating our country’s independence, but one month at my new job. Good day!

Recently….

I’ve obviously not updated this blog in a long time, and I think I should start it up again. I had been spending a lot of time on Twitter, but have slowed down posting. I’ve been spending the last four months looking for a new job. I’ve applied to over 80 jobs and unfortunately have…

OOP in ColdFusion

While I’m familiar with the concepts of OO, I am by no means an expert. Coming from a procedural background with extensive use of CFC’s, picking up the concepts of OO have been fairly straightforward, but I’m still learning. I needed something to get me familiar with all areas of OO in ColdFusion. I stumbled…