My Largest Solo Project

June 28, 2018

Someone asked me recently: "What's the largest project you've ever done?" The answer is easy: My year-long Node.JS capstone I wrote back when I was in school. I not-so-cleverly called it "BoomBox".

Firefox Bug: Flexbox Elements Won't Wrap to Next Page in Print

May 5, 2018

I was recently checking / correcting print styles on a client site, and I ran into this somewhat frustrating issue when printing from Firefox. Certain areas of the page would get cut off at the end of page 1 and never reappear on page 2. Obviously, this is not what users are looking for when they attempt to print a website.

Speeding Up CFDirectory in Coldfusion

April 6, 2018

In which I tangle with a poorly-programmed <cfdirectory> implementation and win.

TL;DR: Don't use <cfdirectory>, it's slow! But if you have to, use listinfo="name" so coldfusion only returns the file names, not other unnecessary attributes.