BlogCFC and Blackstone

If you are on the Blackstone beta and find that you cannot run Blog CFC, there is a real simple modification you can do in order to get the code run. Simply open the blog.cfc file and remove these lines:

<FONT COLOR=GRAY><!--- Require RedSky ---></FONT>
<FONT COLOR=MAROON><cfif find(<FONT COLOR=BLUE>"6,<FONT COLOR=BLUE>1</FONT>"</FONT>, server.coldfusion.productversion) is not 1></FONT>
   <FONT COLOR=MAROON><cfset throw(<FONT COLOR=BLUE>"Blog must be run under ColdFusion 6.1."</FONT>)></FONT>
<FONT COLOR=MAROON></cfif></FONT>

As you can tell, I made a classic mistake. I checked for CFMX 6.1, and not CFMX 6.1 and higher. I’ll correct this later. I also believe that a future release of BlueDragon will support cflogin, and once that happens I’ll modify the code to check for that as well.

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