1. Installation Error (from the log file)
"Web Server Connector Configuration Error
Additional Notes: ERROR - JNDI port 2930 for server
coldfusion is not active
netstate -ab revealed that
this box has 4 copies of jrun running including one at port
2. IIS setting (probably version 5, the IIS Help tab does not
even indicate its
version, funny with MS these days...),
Applications Mapping for .cfm is mapped to
3. When tested the cf8 installation, it generated err msg:
"The specified procedure could not be found."
4. The Web Server Configuration Tool that comes with cf8 is
Have I missed something obvious? Searching this site produced
some threads on cf8 installation problem but none is CLEAR as
to a clean
resolution. If you know what's going on and its solution
It drove me nuts for more than 5 hours! XP Pro uses IIS 5.1
and if you try to to a POST to a URL that ends with a "/" (no page
indicated), then it won't work. We do that in our system and let
the default page (index.cfm) be picked up.
The issue was fixed in IIS 6, but you can't run that on XP.
The only solution I found was to uninstall IIS and install Apache,
which has worked great. Not only is Apache light, but I can run
mulitple Web sites with it (IIS on XP limits you to 1).