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Assigning a dynamic application name in ColdFusion

varimereweb asked
Last Modified: 2012-05-08
Hello.  I am trying to assign a dynamic application name by passing a URL variable from the root directory into an index.cfm file in another directory.  For example, I'm on page index.cfm in the root directory and I want to pass the URL variable roomID with a value of 10 to rooms/index.cfm.  The rooms/ directory has an Application.cfc file that needs to be named with this URL variables' value.  Like this:

<cfset this.name = "Room_" & url.roomID>

It seems to be naming the Application file correctly.  When I do a <cfdump> on the this- and application- scopes, the CFC gets named, but nothing on the pages work.  I am using a lot of jQuery / AJAX features such as the $.ajax() function to retrieve text and output that text into <div> tags, so I'm not sure if that's what is causing the conflict or not.  Thanks!
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