MAX Sneak Peaks

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I missed the sneak peaks last night at MAX, but I found an excellent review: Live blogging MAX 2008 sneak peak session. This blog entry puts my live blogging of the keynote to shame! I'll have to look into the tool he used before the next conference. Anyway, pay particular attention to the reveal at the end - server side actionscript.

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Archived Comments

Comment 1 by Dan Roberts posted on 11/19/2008 at 9:40 PM

What does the server-side actionscript run on? I don't see any mention of ColdFusion.

Comment 2 by Raymond Camden posted on 11/19/2008 at 9:42 PM

No idea, Dan. Sorry.

Comment 3 by Wayne Pankey posted on 11/20/2008 at 3:59 AM

Ray, have you seen this: I have a cfinput type=checkbox bound to a cfgrid via the grid's bind attribute. The checkbox is supposed to limit the returned recordset via it's value (on or off). Using the ColdFusion AJAX debugger, I see that the value of the checkbox is being passed to the cfc as "on" regardless of whether it is checked or not! Is this some sort of bug?

Comment 4 by Raymond Camden posted on 11/20/2008 at 4:26 AM

When you check it off, is the value not passed? Ie, when checked, name=X is passed, when unchecked, name= doesn't exist at all?

Comment 5 by Raymond Camden posted on 11/20/2008 at 4:28 AM

Oh I see what you mean. Let me check.

Comment 6 by Raymond Camden posted on 11/20/2008 at 4:31 AM

Got it. You bind to the checked param:

foo={foo.checked}

This will pass foo=true or foo=false depending on if the checkbox is checked.

Comment 7 by Gary Gilbert posted on 11/20/2008 at 1:29 PM

Ray,

He is using a blogging software called coveritlive.

http://www.coveritlive.com/

Comment 8 by Raymond Camden posted on 11/20/2008 at 8:56 PM

Thanks for the link.

Comment 9 by Wayne Pankey posted on 11/20/2008 at 10:18 PM

Thanks Ray! Your solution: foo={foo.checked} worked like a charm!