ColdFusion MX complies with J2EE standards, which require the use of XML files for server and web application configuration. The following sections describe the J2EE-standard XML files used by ColdFusion MX, the ColdFusion MX-specific XML server configuration files, and the XML files used to store ColdFusion MX Administrator settings.

Standard J2EE XML files:

XML File Description Location
application.xml Defines settings for enterprise applications (EAR files) at the module level. Includes module definitions and context roots. cf_root\META-INF
web.xml Defines settings for web modules (WAR files) at the component level (servlets, filters, event handlers). Includes servlet definitions, initialization parameters for the web application, and RDS security settings. cf_root\wwwroot\WEB-INF

ColdFusion MX specific XML files:

XML File Description Location
adminconfig.xml Used to set migration wizard flags during ColdFusion MX installation. cf_root\lib
default-web.xml Defines servlets used by ColdFusion MX. cf_root\runtime\servers\ default\SERVER-INF
logger.xml Used for custom logger cflog. cf_root\lib
jrun.xml Defines the core service settings for the integrated JRun server. Including settings to manage JRun metrics and the JRun HTTP server. cf_root\runtime\servers\ default\SERVER-INF
jrun-web.xml Contains a series of virtual directory and web application element mappings specific to ColdFusion's internal web server. cf_root\wwwroot\WEB-INF
neo-comobjmap.xml Used to store pre-generated Java stubs for COM objects. cf_root\lib
neo-metric.xml Used to store settings that control calculations forGetMetricData(). cf_root\lib
neo-registry.xml This is the configuration file for the registry service and controls the frequency for updates to the cf.registry file on Unix configurations. cf_root\lib

ColdFusion MX Administrator specific XML files:

XML File Description Location
neo-archivedeploy.xml Stores ColdFusion Administrator settings for Archive and Deployment. cf_root\lib
neo-clientstore.xml Stores ColdFusion Administrator settings for Client Variables. cf_root\lib
neo-cron.xml Stores ColdFusion Administrator settings for Scheduled Tasks. cf_root\lib
neo-debug.xml Stores ColdFusion Administrator Debugging Settings. cf_root\lib
neo-graphing.xml Stores ColdFusion Administrator settings for Charting. cf_root\lib
neo-logging.xml Stores ColdFusion Administrator settings for logging. cf_root\lib
neo-mail.xml Stores ColdFusion Administrator settings for Mail. cf_root\lib
neo-probe.xml Stores ColdFusion Administrator settings for System Probes. cf_root\lib
neo-query.xml Stores ColdFusion Administrator settings for Data Sources. cf_root\lib
neo-runtime.xml Stores ColdFusion Administrator settings for memory variables, CFX tags, Custom tag paths, Mappings, Corba connectors, sitewide error handler, missing template handler, Enable http status codes, Time out requests, Log Slow Requests, Caching, default mail charset, default charset. cf_root\lib
neo-security.xml Stores ColdFusion Administrator settings for Sandbox Security, RDS Security, and CF Admin Password. cf_root\lib
neo-verity.xml Stores ColdFusion Administrator settings for Verity Collections. cf_root\lib

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