Ben Nadel
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I am the chief technical officer at InVision App, Inc - a prototyping and collaboration platform for designers, built by designers. I also rock out in JavaScript and ColdFusion 24x7.
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Stephanie Spanjian

Member since Dec 11, 2008

Recent Blog Comments By Stephanie Spanjian

  • POIUtility - Object Instantiation Exception

    Posted on Nov 2, 2007 at 2:06 PM

    It's the fact that the first row has drop down filtering... I took that row out and there is no prob, so now I just need to figure out a workaround.... read more »

  • POIUtility - Object Instantiation Exception

    Posted on Nov 2, 2007 at 10:57 AM

    All I need it for right now is to read in a sheet name. I also tried the simple code below but it crashes at cfset wb with the same error. I am on a windows server 2003 enterprise edition... Error: Object Instantiation Exception. An exception occurred when instantiating a java object. The caus... read more »

  • POIUtility - Object Instantiation Exception

    Posted on Nov 2, 2007 at 10:33 AM

    <cfset objPOI = CreateObject("component", "POIUtility" ).Init() > <cfset arrSheets = objPOI.ReadExcel( FilePath = tempFile , HasHeaderRow = true ) > <cfoutput>#arrSheets.name#</cfoutput> It crashes at cfset arrSheets with the error I posted.... read more »

  • POIUtility - Object Instantiation Exception

    Posted on Nov 1, 2007 at 6:24 PM

    Is it failing because I'm on a windows server and not a unix server? I wouldn't think that would matter at all but you just never know... Steph... read more »

  • POIUtility - Object Instantiation Exception

    Posted on Nov 1, 2007 at 2:44 PM

    the error: Object Instantiation Exception. An exception occurred when instantiating a java object. The cause of this exception was that: . The error occurred in ...\POIUtility.cfc: line 883 ............ 881 : "org.apache.poi.hssf.usermodel.HSSFWorkbook" 882 : ).Init( 883 : LOCAL.ExcelF... read more »

  • POIUtility - Object Instantiation Exception

    Posted on Nov 1, 2007 at 2:06 PM

    I still get the error for the poi function, but not the zip file utility...... read more »

  • POIUtility - Object Instantiation Exception

    Posted on Oct 23, 2007 at 3:03 PM

    On page http://www.bennadel.com/blog/735-ColdFusion-ZipUtility-Component-Can-Now-Write-Directly-To-An-Output-Stream.htm <cfset objZip.AddFileEntry( ExpandPath( "./data/file_a.jpg" ), ExpandPath( "./data/file_b.jpg" ) ) /> I have to do this one at a time like so: <cfset objZip.AddFileE... read more »

  • POIUtility - Object Instantiation Exception

    Posted on Oct 22, 2007 at 5:57 PM

    I have gotten it to work for ziputility.cfc! I basically have to add entries one by one instead of as a list. Thanks for the cfc. Steph... read more »

  • POIUtility - Object Instantiation Exception

    Posted on Oct 22, 2007 at 12:23 PM

    Here is the full error without the full paths for security reasons... The zip file gets created and is 1k but it barfs on adding files to the stream.... Any clues on even how to debug this myself would be great. I am not a java child. I know my CF ok but not java... Thanks so much! Steph The w... read more »

  • POIUtility - Object Instantiation Exception

    Posted on Oct 19, 2007 at 6:25 PM

    Actually sorry that's line 286... read more »

  • POIUtility - Object Instantiation Exception

    Posted on Oct 19, 2007 at 6:24 PM

    It creates the zip drive but it's when it tries to add the files, it chokes. I imagine on filepath. exact line of zipUtility is 282: <cfset LOCAL.FileInputStream = CreateObject( "java", "java.io.FileInputStream" ).Init( LOCAL.FilePath ) />... read more »

  • POIUtility - Object Instantiation Exception

    Posted on Oct 19, 2007 at 6:07 PM

    When I use this cfc and the ziputility cfc, I get the same errors around the area that the path is used to instantiate the file input stream: <cfset LOCAL.FileInputStream = CreateObject( "java", "java.io.FileInputStream" ).Init( LOCAL.FilePath ) /> I'm using a full path for both pieces ... read more »