CFML Admin API Project

  • September 28, 2009
  • David Epler

Well, this isn’t exactly a new project. I actually started it back in 2005 when I wrote an Admin API for BlueDragon 6.2 and had a compatibility layer to map cfide.adminapi calls back to the BlueDragon Admin API.

For the past several years the code has been available on various locations. Ultimately, the Admin API for BlueDragon 6.2 that I wrote became the basis for the Open BlueDragon Admin API, but the compatiblity layer was not used. The direction of building a compatibility layer to match ColdFusion MX 7 (or later) didn’t seem to be a sustainable idea, since I’d always have to chase how the ColdFusion Admin API was implemented for calls and returns.

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