This TechNote describes how to determine which version of Adobe ColdFusion 8 is installed.
The version information for ColdFusion 8 is as follows:
Note: If ColdFusion 8 multi-server is installed take notice that ColdFusion 8.0.1 has a higher version of JRun than the latest JRun Updater which is JRun Updater 7 (Build 108621). JRun Updater 7 should not be appliedif ColdFusion 8.0.1 is installed.
There are various methods of identifying the version of ColdFusion 8 that is currently installed.
Note: This method will not include any installed hot fixes in the version number. If ColdFusion MX 6.1 is installed, it will display the original version number, 6,1,0,63958.
C:\> java -cp C:\JRun4\servers\cfusion\cfusion-ear\cfusion-war\WEB-INF\cfusion\lib\cfusion.jar coldfusion.tools.CfinfoMain -version
[root@ps-port bin]# ./java -cp /opt/jrun4/servers/cfusion1/cfusion-ear/cfusion- war/WEB-INF/cfusion/lib/cfusion.jar coldfusion.tools.CfinfoMain -version
The ColdFusion cumulative hot fix JAR file will appear as a new entry in the System Information list as "Update Level". Hot fix jars will also typically appear in the top section of the Java Class Path > CF Classpath section in the System Information list. The typical naming convention for hot fixes is chfvvvxxxx.jar i.e. cfh8010001.jar - 801 is the Coldfusion version and 0001 is for the hot fix number.