Ben Nadel
On User Experience (UX) Design, JavaScript, ColdFusion, Node.js, Life, and Love.
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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Marc Esher

Member since Dec 11, 2008

Recent Blog Comments By Marc Esher

  • ColdFusion GetTempDirectory() Stops Working

    Posted on Dec 20, 2007 at 12:03 PM

    Weird, Ben. I'm certain I read this in the docs... I didn't make it up myself! But I can't find it anywhere. Down the memory hole I suppose...... read more »

  • ColdFusion GetTempDirectory() Stops Working

    Posted on Dec 20, 2007 at 11:34 AM

    Funny... I thought I was crazy one day when I hit a similar problem. I didn't get an empty string, but it returned null and thus I was getting null pointer exceptions. Then I checked the docs and it turns out this is known behavior. I did indeed stop using the function. Good luck Ben.... read more »

  • ColdFusion, CSS, And Underlying Java Methods (Your Thoughts)

    Posted on Oct 10, 2007 at 12:07 PM

    just as an aside: were one so inclined to try importing the new ext2 (still in alpha)....you're in for a rude awakening. they seem hell bent on keeping that framework tight, and when they need to change something for the betterment of the framework, it doesn't look like they're focusing too much on ... read more »

  • ColdFusion, CSS, And Underlying Java Methods (Your Thoughts)

    Posted on Oct 9, 2007 at 12:24 PM

    I don't know Ben: I tried finding in the docs the stuff i thought I had seen, but I couldn't find it anywhere. I did see that you can pass through styles to the various widgets, but I didn't dig enough to see if all they're doing is modifying the x-???-??? classes or if they're just passing those st... read more »

  • ColdFusion, CSS, And Underlying Java Methods (Your Thoughts)

    Posted on Oct 9, 2007 at 11:48 AM

    I'm too lazy to look it up right now, but I could've sworn I read in the docs that it's appropriate to modify the css as described. Of course, maybe I just saw that on some blog or other unofficial source of information somewhere. It's certainly common to do so in EXT. Matter of fact, EXT gives you... read more »