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Recent Blog Comments By Paul

  • Ask Ben: Handling Errors With ColdFusion CFError

    Posted on Feb 20, 2014 at 1:41 PM

    I know this is an old post - but still useful! Thanks Ben! I began using MakeStructSecure, but a small problem occurred - some unexpected variables got concealed! It turned out that using findnocase meant that a short attribute - for example, form.num or form.ration, would get compared to the secu... read more »

  • ColdFusion Query Error: Value Can Not Be Converted To Requested Type

    Posted on Nov 28, 2009 at 11:09 AM

    An old post which won't die! :-) Obviously still an irritation to many of us. Here are my observations: 1) This effects all (inc. non-cached) cfquery's. 2) Replacing the * with column names works. 3) Aliasing the * (e.g. a.*) only works if it was not previously aliased (for me). So if you alrea... read more »

  • Has The Best ColdFusion Hosting

    Posted on Sep 10, 2009 at 11:02 AM

    AD, IMHO, too soon to tell. What I can say is that I had an issue with our VPS yesterday. Initially a hardware NIC problem, which somehow corrupted the virtualization software. They spotted the problem without my "helpful" call, and were already working the issue. 1hr downtime had me pulling my h... read more »

  • Has The Best ColdFusion Hosting

    Posted on Aug 25, 2009 at 1:03 PM

    We've been with HMS for a few years now. Overall I'd give them 8/10. We have a VPS Pro, and a couple of shared sites (low traffic). Sure, they mess up sometimes; but generally they fix it quickly. And they don't always come clean as to *why*, which is frustrating, but we live in such a litigious ... read more »

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