Archive for October, 2005

Unexpected telephony dial-in or passcode in a Breeze Meeting

(TechNote) A Breeze Meeting that uses integrated telephony does not have the expected conference call dial-in or passcode information.

Verity compatibility issue with cfindex action=delete between ColdFusion 5 and ColdFusion MX

(TechNote) In ColdFusion 5, when deleting from a Verity collection, you could pass a value as the key. In ColdFusion MX and above, passing a value as a key will no longer work.

Change background and Stage size in Flash

TechNote: The Stage provides a preview of how your Flash content will appear in your published file. You might change the size of the Stage to accommodate artwork designed for a larger Stage. The steps below show how to change the size and the background color of the Stage.

Font properties return null in Flash Player 8

TechNote: Macromedia Flash Player 8 returns “null� when attempting to get the TextFormat.font property of an embedded font. Flash Player 7 returned the font name being used.

When changing Schema item values, bindings do not update

TechNote: After components are bound in Macromedia Flash, changing schema item values (name/values) of a selected component may not update item values throughout the binding path.

Undocumented ASNative no longer points to user’s configuration folder

TechNote: Prior to Macromedia Flash MX 2004, there was an undocumented function available to Flash called ASnative(a,b)();. This feature was primarily used by component developers.

Beginning in Flash MX 2004 (v7.2) this function points to the Program Folder of Flash instead of the User’s configuration folder. In some cases this has created issues with components created prior to Flash MX 2004.

Unable to save PowerPoint after importing a SWF

(TechNote) Once you have imported a Flash 6 SWF into PowerPoint using the Breeze menu, you may be unable to save the PowerPoint file.

ColdFusion MX/JRun 4.0: Hot fix available for JRun4 Updater 6, IIS 6.0 redirect response truncation

(Hot fix) Page redirects cause truncated response output with JRun 4 Updater 6 and the IIS 6.0 connector. This problem began in Updater 6 and affects both JRun (page redirects) and ColdFusion MX (using cflocation if JRun4 Updater 6 is used in the underlying server).

Updated DataDirect JDBC drivers (version 3.5)

(Hot fix) This TechNote provides updated DataDirect JDBC version 3.5 drivers, which resolve issues in earlier versions of the drivers.

ColdFusion MX 7.0 and 7.0.1: Hot fix available for SequeLink 5.4 Socket server

(Hot fix) ODBC access in Macromedia ColdFusion MX is provided through the use of the DataDirect SequeLink Server software. An update to the SequeLink socket server resolves some problems with hangs or crashes under load.