Bugs fixed in ColdFusion (2016 release) Update 12
Last updated on Jan 11, 2022 08:37:10 AM GMT | Also Applies to ColdFusion
Bugs fixed in ColdFusion (2016 release) Update 12
|CF-4204003||When creating a DSN via the Admin API, the default Select Method is Cursor. The GUI defaults to Direct.||Administrator : Admin API|
|CF-4204002||When creating a DSN for MSSQL via setMSSQL() function, a few defaults do not get set as expected.||Administrator : Admin API|
|CF-4204166||When a Chained Scheduled Task runs, the 'Last Run' shows either 'Not Run' or incorrect date/time in ColdFusion Administrator > Server Settings > Scheduled Tasks.||Administrator : Administrator Console|
|CF-4204060||If a change is made to the per application for In-Memory Virtual File system setting and the server is not restarted, the setting does not get reflected during runtime..||Administrator : Administrator Console|
|CF-4204005||There is an error in debug console while editing Scheduled Tasks.||Administrator : Administrator Console|
|CF-4204169||You can select more then one row when attribute mulirowselect = false/no in the cfgrid tag.||AJAX|
|CF-4203974||When using ArrayFind, the exception, Variable IMPLICITARRYSTRUCTVAR16 is undefined appears.||Application Framework|
|CF-4204024||When dumping the form scope inside Application.cfc, either outside any functions, or even in a function such as onRequestStart, the setting sameFormFieldsAsArray is not always honored.||Application Framework : ApplicationCFC|
|CF-4203365||The error message Routines cannot be declared more than once gets displayed for a function that is included twice with runonce=true.||CFComponent|
|CF-4203491||Unexpected issues with bar charts.||Charting/Graphing|
|CF-4203382||Pie charts created using cfchart with any 0 (zero) data values produce unexpected results.||Charting/Graphing|
|CF-4202001||When using show3d="yes" for <cfchart url="">, the URL does not get reflected in the page.||Charting/Graphing|
|CF-4199428||Characters such as " cause cfchart to fail with an error message.||Charting/Graphing|
|CF-4150354||The js used to format pie chart in ColdFusion 11 does not work as expected in the 2016 release of ColdFusion.||Charting/Graphing|
|CF-3859367||$VALUE$ , $ITEMLABEL$, and $SERIESLABEL$ for attribute URL of CFCHART only work with PNG/JPG and not FLASH/HTML..||Charting/Graphing|
|CF-3850838||When there are many values to put on a pie chart, but one comes out as 100%, the whole chart vanishes.||Charting/Graphing|
|CF-3842819||Tooltip displays incorrect series total.||Charting/Graphing|
|CF-4204119||Creating a chart with many data points in format="png" throws an error.||Charting/Graphing : Server|
|CF-4193936||When a chart is in PNG format ,the color difference is incorrect.||Charting/Graphing : Server|
|CF-4203405||Connectors in ColdFusion (2016 release) throw Error 400 where the hostname contains an underscore.||connector|
|CF-4199617||A ColdFusion service does not start with large cfclasses folder.||Core Runtime|
|CF-4199071||The cfquery tag turns emojis into question marks on Insert in MySQL databases.||Database : CFQuery|
|CF-4204028||The FileWrite function is unable to change FileObject's charset.||File Management|
|CF-4196036||There are issues with cfhttp when the name of the file contains unicode characters.||File Management|
|CF-4201409||There is an error message when uploading a file with the character İ in the filename when using cffile upload or uploadall.||File Management : CFFile|
|CF-4204030||In AWS, S3 Content-Type is always application/octet-stream on first write.||File Management : VFS-S3|
|CF-4203583||In AWS, when using CFFILE tag and function, there is a File Append error.||File Management : VFS-S3|
|CF-4203582||In AWS, an extra metadata gets returned by the StoreGetMetadata tag.||File Management : VFS-S3|
|CF-4204404||In ColdFusion (2018 release), application-specific mappings do not register correctly until an additional getApplicationMetadata() is called.||Framework|
|CF-4203408||Referencing a variable in a nested structure generates an exception error.||Functions|
|CF-4204191||CreateODBCDateTime() with DateFormat() and CreateODBCTime() results in incorrect ODBCDateTime output.||Functions : Datetime|
|CF-4204468||An HTTP request erases on-the-fly app mappings on other requests until getApplicationMetadata() is called.||Language|
|CF-4204053||ListAppend does not return the unchanged list when you add an empty string.
||Language : Functions|
|CF-4203086||RandRange returns incorrect range for negative values.||Language : Functions|
|CF-4204102||The application setting sameformfieldsasarray does not work with- * Method=POST enctype="multipart/form-data" and * Method=GET||Language : General|
|CF-4204103||The FORM scope does not display all values that are submitted when a post includes same named fields and one of those fields is of type="file".||Language : Scopes|
|CF-4198398||Hibernatesql.log\esapiconfig.log does not get created for an instance.||Logging|
|CF-4198387||java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Metaspace errors after upgrading to the 2016 release of ColdFusion.||Performance|
|CF-4204059||The symbol € does not exist anymore in *.cfr reports after upgrading to the 2016 release of ColdFusion.||Reporting : Report Designer|
The following error message appears sometimes:
generatePBKDFKey- PBKDF2WithSHA256 algorithm is not supported by the Security Provider you have chosen.
|CF-4204405||When using Java 11, urls that are longer than expected cause ColdFusion to throw an exception and abort further processing.||Validation|
|CF-4204079||The isJSON functions sometimes return true for a string, which is not in an acceptable JSON format.||Validation|
|CF-4203526||ColdFusion uses an invalid attribute, packetSize, in Tomcat HTTP connector settings.||Web Container (Tomcat)|
Known issues in this release
- An exception occurs if an attempt is made to index a zipped directory containing mp3, msg, powerpoint or spreadsheet file(s).
- Attempting to index a compressed directory containing PowerPoint presentation(s) results in an error.
- Adminservlet war was being copied even though the remote admin component had been disabled. If you install/uninstall the update, ensure that you delete the folders present inside the [CF Home]\[Instance Name]\jetty\work directory, and restart the ColdFusionAddonServices after update is installed. This ensures that the latest changes are picked up by the Jetty server.
- CF-4204191: The CreateODBCDateTime() function was using epoch time as 01-FEB-1970. Now it is fixed to use ColdFusion's epoch time, 30-DEC-1899.
- If you have added a whitelisted IP address, it is not removed even after you have uninstalled the update.
- CF-4198851: For the fix for “PBKDF2WithSHA256 algorithm is not supported by the security provider” bug, ensure the JDK used is JDK 10 or higher.
Issues reported after the update
- CF-4205250: A <cfoutput> tag outside a function call causes a nested tag error if the function call contains a <cfoutput query="">.
- CF-4205251: Nested implicit structures in an argument in an IF statement throws an exception.
- CF-4205269: A few queries that do not use cftransaction results in the exception, java.sql.SQLException: Datasource names for all the database tags within the cftransaction tag must be the same.
10/1/2019: Added the issues reported after the release of the update.