Adobe MAX 2008 Day 1 Overview

The first day of MAX was so very interesting. Even though there were more attendees than last year, the layout of the Moscone West convention center made for a much better experience. The Unconference sessions that ran alongside the official sessions weren’t just the icing on the cake. Sometimes they were the cake (not a lie).

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CF_Underground & Adobe MAX 2008 Day 0

Before MAX even got underway, I spent an afternoon at Adobe HQ with a bunch of other ColdFusion die hards. Apparently, the plethora of ColdFusion sessions available at MAX weren’t enough for some of us. Afterwards, beer!

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Remove duplicate list or array elements using ColdFusion and Java

I’ve been working on a new feature for my company’s main application. Basically I need to associate some data with a list of students. The list of students is generated from existing class rosters. Since students can be in more than one class, it’s possible the same student gets selected twice. So how can I quickly remove any duplicates and store only the unique list of students?

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Using jQuery with ColdFusion to handle form field values

More often than not, you’re placing ColdFusion (or any server-side language) code within HTML to set pre-existing values of a form. You can cut down on tons of excess server-side code by setting those values using Javascript. Here are a few examples of how you can use jQuery with ColdFusion to set form values.

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Intro: HTML to Flex in a matter of days

My first project at my new job is to create usage reports for our product. I started building a UI with HTML, Jquery and ColdFusion, but I soon realized that we were going to need a more fluid interface to the data.

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Stupid solution for Grub error 17

I’ve got a Dell that shipped with Vista. I installed Ubuntu 8.04 on a 2nd hard drive and had it install Grub so I could boot between the two. After playing games on Vista, I rebooted to do some work in Ubuntu. The machine wouldn’t boot due to Grub error 17, but after doing something stupid it booted just fine.

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