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Two patch releases have gone out the door for ColdBox, check out the tickets:
What's New With 5.1.3 and 5.1.4
- [COLDBOX-715] - Elvis operator inconsistencies on Adobe Engines, please Adobe, patch the engines and fix your compiler!
- COLDBOX-718 - Left one encodeforhtml in textarea that was missing.
We are excited to announce the release of TestBox version 2.8.0. To install just use CommandBox:
box install testbox --savedev
To upgrade your current testbox installation just run the following:
box update testbox
TestBox 2.8.0 is a minor release with some great new functionality and tons of fixes. You can find the release notes here and the major updates for this release.
We are so excited to announce two training workshops to occur before CFCamp 2018 this November 6-7 in Munich: https://cfcamp2018-box.eventbrite.com. Please note that registration is limited, so hurry!
ColdBox From Zero to Hero
by Luis Majano
In this workshop you will be introduced to the latest version of the most popular CFML MVC framework; ColdBox 5. We will go over the basics of installation, templating and configuration to the most advanced features like HMVC development with modules, RESTFul APIs, interception points and much more.
CommandBox Servers and Containerizing
by Brad Wood
Take a deep dive into how to standardize your server infrastructure from development to production using CommandBox, CFConfig, and Docker. These powerful tools help simplify the number of servers you have to keep track of and help you keep consistent settings and behavior across the board-- a must for a team of people all doing local development. We'll also do a brief introduction into what Docker is and how it can help you with a lot of deployment concerns.
We are excited to bring our training Bootcamp series as a post-conference workshop for this years Adobe ColdFusion Summit 2018 in Las Vegas, NV. Please note, that our training this year is AFTER the conference. This training series will be led by Box creator Luis Majano and ContentBox Evangelist Gavin Pickin at the Hyatt Placel right in front of the Hard Rock Hotel, where the conference will be. Register as soon as possible as space is very limited!
What's New With 5.1.2
This is a patch release for ColdBox
- [COLDBOX-711] - HTML helper cannot add fontawesome icons in button due to XSS enabled by default
- [COLDBOX-712] - ColdBox shutdown code that uses CF mappings for modules fails on fwreinit
- [COLDBOX-713] - addAsset throw error when called from handlers
- [COLDBOX-714] - Too many issues when encoding by default for HTML Helper, revert to non-encoded and provide ways to encode globally and a-la-carte
HTML Helper Changes
The HTML Helper has been migrated to an internal module in this release. It allows you to configure it via the following configuration settings in your
You can also now inject the HTML helper anywhere using it's injection DSL Shortcut of
CommandBox has a new super power for your task runners — you can now load ad-hoc modules on the fly!