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Support Open Source via new Patreon Levels and Rewards

Luis Majano
Jun 13, 2019

 

We are excited to release our new patreon levels and rewards over at !

Sponsor Us
 

At Ortus Solutions we are known for building open source projects for the ColdFusion (CFML) community such as ColdBox, CommandBox, ContentBox Modular CMS, ForgeBox and many more. All of those products are licensed under the Apache 2 license and are completely FREE to use and extend.

However, the amount of effort needed to maintain and develop new features for all projects is not sustainable without proper financial backing. This is where you can come in and help support Ortus Open Source Software by pledging on Patreon. We have completely revamped all our patreon levels and refreshed all the rewards for those that share and give!

In a recent study done by Harvard University, it was proven that the act of giving and generosity would ensue happiness! Don't beleive me, check this article out: https://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2008/04/money-spent-on-others-can-buy-happiness/. So actually supporting our Open Source Initiatives will bring you happiness!


If you run a business and are using Ortus Open Source software in a revenue generating product or service, it makes sense to sponsor Ortus Open Source Software development: it ensures the project that your product/services use stays healthy and actively maintained. If you are an individual user and have enjoyed the productivity of our Open Source Software tools, consider donating as a sign of appreciation.


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FORGEBOX v4.7.0 Released

Luis Majano
Jun 12, 2019

 

Modernize all things!

FORGEBOX v4.7.0 released!

Today we are pleased to announce a minor release for our FORGEBOX suite of products to version 4.7.0. This release includes lots of fixes and some great additions.

Release Notes

Here are the detailed release notes for this release.

Bugs

  • [FORGEBOX-163] - box.json validation error while adding version from web UI completely clears screen and loses data
  • [FORGEBOX-298] - Adding version allows the user to check the "stable" checkbox
  • [FORGEBOX-355] - Update s3sdk settings configuration to include building the URL to avoid empty issues
  • [FORGEBOX-358] - Forgebox Registration page "Privacy Policy" link is broken/ not set. Clicking on it loses the page and all the form values you've filled out.
  • [FORGEBOX-359] - Mailing list checkbox on registration page is not working when selected
  • [FORGEBOX-360] - Blanks is displayed when Editing a package on packages with html markup
  • [FORGEBOX-361] - Fix Ownership of packages issue when publishing from collaborators
  • [FORGEBOX-362] - Button for adding a new version not firing
  • [FORGEBOX-365] - Admin cannot change username, fails with exception
  • [FORGEBOX-371] - Error creating versions, fails with exceptions from UI
  • [FORGEBOX-372] - Error calling admin:settings.getLiveActivations from UI
  • [FORGEBOX-374] - Do not show badges if package does not have any version
  • [FORGEBOX-375] - Do not show version badge if the package does not have any version

New Features

  • [FORGEBOX-322] - Fine tuning of public versions tab with much better UX
  • [FORGEBOX-324] - Reset Password action from user listing screen for admins
  • [FORGEBOX-332] - Create the beginnings of the Package Dependency Viewer in the UI
  • [FORGEBOX-334] - Add latest version badge to the package view top section
  • [FORGEBOX-335] - Add package type badge (public,private) on the package view section

Improvements

  • [FORGEBOX-138] - Show code to make ForgeBox badges on the package maintainer screen.
  • [FORGEBOX-351] - Change user dashboard links on the public UI to @username for consistency and just plain nice!
  • [FORGEBOX-366] - Upgrade to ColdBox 5.4.1
  • [FORGEBOX-367] - Upgrade of mementifier to latest version
  • [FORGEBOX-368] - Upgrade to sentry for logging
  • [FORGEBOX-369] - Upgrade s3sdk to avoid debugging code
  • [FORGEBOX-370] - Upgrade to testbox 3
Cloud, CommandBox, ForgeBox, Lucee, Lucee Extensions, Modules, Releases 0

CommandBox Screencast - Forgebox Storage

Brad Wood
May 30, 2019

 

Learn how to publish packages using ForgeBox's built in S3 storage that uploads your package for you.

CommandBox, ForgeBox, Tutorials 0

FORGEBOX v4.5.0 Released

Luis Majano
Mar 29, 2019

 

Today we are pleased to announce a minor release for our FORGEBOX suite of products: version 4.5.0. This release includes lots of fixes and some great additions. Keep reading for an in-depth review of the release.

Cloud, CommandBox, ForgeBox, Lucee, Lucee Extensions, Modules, Releases 0

FORGEBOX v4.x Released

Luis Majano
Mar 04, 2019

 

# FORGEBOX v4.x Has Landed We are so excited to bring one of the biggest releases for FORGEBOX in over a year. We have been working and learning from all the community feedback and have major news to share with the ColdFusion (CFML) world. The full release notes of this major version can be found at the end of the blog post, so read on for all the details of this release. Below we will discuss the major areas of improvement for FORGEBOX ## New UI

The entire UI has been redesigned and updated and we are not even done yet. More is coming for the entire UI/UX experience of FORGEBOX including the CommandBox integrations.

Cloud, CommandBox, ForgeBox, Lucee, Lucee Extensions, Modules, Releases 0

qb 5.2.0 Released!

Eric Peterson
Mar 12, 2018

 

Quick announcement today about qb. We're excited to announce that starting with version 5.1.0, QB has full query and schema builder support for four major database grammars:

  • Microsoft SQL Server (MSSQLGrammar)
  • MySQL (MySQLGrammar)
  • Oracle (OracleGrammar)
  • Postgres (PostgresGrammar)

Set your preferred grammar in your moduleSettings and you are good to go:

moduleSettings = {
    qb = {
        defaultGrammar = "PostgresGrammar"
    }
};

Install or update today from ForgeBox.

Haven't heard about qb? qb is a Query and Schema Builder for CFML. With it you can write object-oriented, database agnostic SQL statements in a convenient and friendly format.

// Query Builder
query.from('posts')
    .whereNotNull('published_at')
    .whereIn('author_id', [5, 10, 27])
    .get();

// Schema Builder
schema.create( "users", function( table ) {
    table.increments( "id" );
    table.string( "email" );
    table.string( "password" );
    table.timestamp( "created_date" ).default( "CURRENT_TIMESTAMP" );
    table.timestamp( "modified_date" ).default( "CURRENT_TIMESTAMP" );
    table.timestamp( "last_logged_in" ).nullable();
} );

Want more information? Check out the comprehensive documentation.

Coming to Into the Box? Be sure to check out the session on qb while you are there!

ForgeBox, Into The Box, Modules, Releases 0

New ForgeBox Features — March 2018

Eric Peterson
Mar 09, 2018

 

ForgeBox 3.0.0 has landed with tons of new features and updates including ForgeBox Storage and ForgeBox Lucee Provider!

 

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Cloud, CommandBox, ForgeBox, Lucee, Lucee Extensions, Modules, Releases

The 12 Modules of (ForgeBox) Christmas — Day 12 — CFFractal

Eric Peterson
Dec 25, 2017

 

Welcome to the last day of (ForgeBox) Christmas! I hope you have enjoyed this crash course in these different modules. The ForgeBox ecosystem is vast and wonderful. Next time you have a need, open up https://www.forgebox.io and check to see what the community has already contributed. Let's end today with an introduction to CFFractal, an API marshalling module.

12 Modules of (ForgeBox) Christmas, ColdBox MVC, ForgeBox, Modules 0

The 12 Modules of (ForgeBox) Christmas — Day 11 — CommandBox Migrations

Eric Peterson
Dec 24, 2017

 

Let's tackle a powerful module today. It will take quite a bit of configuration, but hopefully you will see the usefulness of this module by the end of this post. Meet CommandBox Migrations, a tool for managing and running your database migrations with CommandBox.

12 Modules of (ForgeBox) Christmas, CommandBox, ForgeBox, Modules 0

The 12 Modules of (ForgeBox) Christmas — Day 10 — TestBox Snapshots

Eric Peterson
Dec 23, 2017

 

Today's featured module is a TestBox module that introduces snapshot testing capabilities to TestBox. If you've avoided testing your legacy applications, come see how TestBox Snapshots can get you started.

12 Modules of (ForgeBox) Christmas, ForgeBox, Modules, TestBox 0