[thelist] CF: Attributes to Locals?

.jeff jeff at members.evolt.org
Fri Sep 14 07:53:11 CDT 2001


> From: Raymond Camden
> If you want altnatives, you can also do this, which
> would make all the copies at once...
> <CFLOOP ITEM="Key" COLLECTION="#Attributes#">
> 	<CFSET "#Key#" = Attributes[Key]>

if you're executing this bit of code within a custom tag then it would work
fine.  however, if you're trying to execute it outside of a custom tag
you'll get an error that attributes is not defined.  that's because the
attributes scope doesn't exist outside of a custom tag.  despite this fact,
the attributes scope is advocated by the fusebox methodology and used by

> This assumes, however, that your attribute names are
> all proper variables names, which may not be true.

this is a very valid concern.



jeff at members.evolt.org

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