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Blog posts made on 29-Aug-06
29Aug
2006
Class On Using PDF Files And Forms With ColdFusion

Sterling Ledet is offering a class entitled "Using ColdFusion or Java with PDF files and eForms". If you work with PDF files and forms check this out (select "ColdFusion - Using ColdFusion or Java with PDF files and eForms" from the drop down).

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29Aug
2006
Presentation To Thames Valley CFUG

I'll be in the U.K. briefly next month (on my way back from India), and will use the opportunity to present ColdFusion and Flex 2 to the new Thames Valley CFUG. The event is on September 12th and registration is required.

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29Aug
2006
Simple ColdFusion Date Difference Calculations

DateDiff() is usually used to perform date difference calculations. But for simple difference calculations you can subtract dates from each other, like this:

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1<cfset mydate=CreateDate(2006,8,17)>
2<cfoutput>#Now()-mydate# days since #DateFormat(mydate)#</cfoutput>

The returned number will likely not be an integer, and will contain date fractions too, so you may want to use Int() to round the number to just the integer portion:

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1<cfset mydate=CreateDate(2006,8,17)>
2<cfoutput>#Int(Now()-mydate)#</cfoutput>

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