FusionReactor for Docker Swarm (Part 2, Alerting)

I blogged, in two earlier posts, about installing and deploying FusionReactor Cloud to monitor CFML applications on Docker Swarm. The next step is to to configure its updated alerting system to let you know if anything is amiss.

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Updated Configuration for FusionReactor Cloud on Docker Swarm

Following my previous post about setting up FusionReactor on Docker Swarm, we encountered an issue with deployments failing to report. After a dozen or so emails with the fantastic FusionReactor support team, everything is working again. Here’s what I learned.

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FusionReactor for Docker Swarm (Part 1, Installation)

Moving a standard ColdFusion installation to Docker Swarm requires rethinking - and frequently rewiring - portions of our infrastructure. Today, that means reconfiguring how we deploy FusionReactor to monitor our applications.

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How Not To Use Spreadsheet Functions in Lucee

It’s not difficult to use ColdFusion spreadsheet functions (e.g. spreadsheetNew() and cfspreadsheet) in Lucee. Nevertheless, I managed to make a handful of mistakes while implementing them. I’ve catalogued my missteps here, along with the approach that actually worked.

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TIL - The Other Way to Embed Images in Markdown

This will be old news - very old news - for some people. Today I learned the “other” way to add images to a Markdown document; instead of writing them inline, you can embed images reference-style.

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