Use <cfhttp> to Find a Valid Redirect URL After Login

Tags | ColdFusion | User Defined Functions (UDF)

Posted on March 17, 2014 by Daria

One of the basic functionality of a login process is to redirect the user to the original page they requested before being caught up in the login process. But what if you can’t be assured that the page the user will be redirected to won’t error? What if the page the user is requesting is dependent on form variables being present that will be lost by the login process? My solution is to create a UDF to perform a check after login using the <cfhttp> tag to determine if it is a safe redirect url.

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Daria's Cheat Sheet on CodeBass Radio

Posted on April 10, 2011 by Daria

Tune in to hear me blatantly cheat off my friends!

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More FW/1 Resources

Tags | ColdFusion | Framework One (FW/1) | Object Oriented (OO) | Presentations

Posted on March 4, 2011 by Daria

After presenting my ‘Simple MVC with FW/1’ to the CFMeetup yesterday, a new great presentation on Framework One was released by Nathan Dintenfass. Check it out! It is a great introduction to the features in FW/1 that I don’t get to in my beginner MVC presentation. Good next step for really making the framework work for you.

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