Chapter 18. Using ColdFusion Markup Language (CFML)

In this chapter

Introducing CFML

When ColdFusion was introduced in the last chapter, I mentioned that one of the elements was the ColdFusion Markup Language, frequently referred to as CFML. CFML is a tag-based programming language, very similar to HTML in that the functionality that the ColdFusion server is expected to perform is indicated by a start tag like <CFOUTPUT> and an end tag like </CFOUTPUT>. Anything inside those tags is processed by the ColdFusion engine and everything else is left up to the web server application. ...

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