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


Member since Sep 27, 2011

Recent Blog Comments By PJ

  • Ask Ben: Converting Javascript Variables Into ColdFusion Variables

    Posted on Jan 19, 2012 at 7:36 PM

    Thank you SO much! Wish I'd found this before a long time in google... funny how many of the answers I finally find end up being on your blog. ;-) I want to get the html page (or window) height in order to set the framed height of a cflayout bound tab. Apparently the only way you can get this info... read more »

  • Invoking My First Web Service With ColdFusion (Amazon Web Service)

    Posted on Jan 19, 2012 at 4:10 AM

    WOW. Never mind! I just found this: I only upgraded to CF9 last week and I've been reading but hadn't yet heard anything about it working with S3! Thank god! (And Ray)... read more »

  • Invoking My First Web Service With ColdFusion (Amazon Web Service)

    Posted on Jan 19, 2012 at 3:57 AM

    Ben, even Amazon's own "code" area is pathetic for CFML options. Getting all this stuff to work is still, years later!, still just freaking confusing. If I wanted to do stuff that was really complex and HARD and required many languages, I wouldn't be using CFML. It's the glory of that co... read more »

  • Ignorance Rears Its Ugly Head Again

    Posted on Sep 30, 2011 at 5:11 AM

    I wanted to find the CF usage list mentioned to give my boss. Even the evangelist kit's page merely routes back to here, though: which is nothing like a list of customers; the default page with 'reviews' currently starts with o... read more »

  • Ask Ben: Getting the Previous Day In ColdFusion, Excluding Saturday And Sunday

    Posted on Sep 27, 2011 at 8:22 PM

    Hi Ben, Sadly, CF8's "datediff" function has w mean the same as ww -- it only counts weeks. So I'm trying to find the difference between two dates which are, say, a Thursday and a Tuesday, and the result it gives me is 0, because it's not a complete week. Seems pointless to have w opti... read more »