Archive for July, 2005

Uploading the Breeze license file in Breeze 5

(TechNote) The Breeze license file (license.txt) identifies those Macromedia Breeze applications that you are authorized to use. There may be times when you will need to upload a new version of the file in order to use Breeze and all of your authorized features. This TechNote discusses two situations that will require uploading the Breeze license file:

cfhttp on ColdFusion MX can periodically fail due to bug in Sun 1.3 and 1.4 JVM’s

(TechNote) Using cfhttp in your application code can intermitently result in a “Connection Failure” error message when attempting to access a valid URL.

MPSB05-05 – Security Patch available for JRun 4.0 token collision

(Security Bulletin) Under high load, JRun may generate two sessions with the same authentication token. This cannot be controlled by an attacker and it occurs very rarely, but it may cause two authenticated users to share information from a single user session.

ColdFusion MX 6.1: Connection error when configuring a remote Microsoft Access database

(TechNote) Setting up a remote data source connection to an Access database using a mapped drive may result in the following error:

Connection verification failed for data source: pcchargeDB
[]java.sql.SQLException: [Macromedia][SequeLink JDBC Driver][ODBC
Socket][Microsoft][ODBC Microsoft Access Driver] ‘(unknown)’ is not a
valid path.

ColdFusion MX 7: ‘The Serial Number entered is not valid’ error when updating

(TechNote) When converting a trial or developer edition of ColdFusion MX to a fully licensed copy, the error “The Serial Number entered is not valid” may be encountered when entering the serial number in the New License field within the ColdFusion MX Administrator.

JRun support for 64-bit platforms

(TechNote) Support for 64-bit platforms with Macromedia JRun is limited at this time. The status of supported configurations for JRun on 64-bit platforms is

Enabling sticky sessions using Cluster Manager in ColdFusion MX 7

(TechNote) Sticky sessions can be enabled or disabled in the Cluster Manager in the ColdFusion MX 7 Administrator. Sticky sessions cause requests to be directed to the same server once a session is established.

TimeOut errors when downloading Xtras and files in Authorware Web Player 2004

TechNote: TimeOut errors are encountered by users when trying to view Authorware web pieces using the Authorware Web Player, version 2004. This happens while the piece is loading (the progress/status bar is shown), and downloading files/Xtras that are needed by the Authorware piece.

ColdFusion MX 7 Cumulative Hot Fix 3

ColdFusion MX 7 Cumulative Hot Fix 3 has been released.

General Xtras handling information for Authorware web player 2004

TechNote: This TechNote provides information about how the version 2004 player works with Xtras.