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Error in AdminAPI

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Status/Resolution/Reason: Closed/Fixed/

Reporter/Name(from Bugbase): Adam Cameron / Adam Cameron (Adam Cameron)

Created: 10/30/2014

Components: Administrator, Admin API

Versions: 11.0

Failure Type:

Found In Build/Fixed In Build: CF11_Final / CF11 Update5

Priority/Frequency: Major / Some users will encounter

Locale/System: English / Platforms All

Vote Count: 0

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Repro (
administrator = new CFIDE.adminapi.administrator();
administrator.login("12345678", "apiuser");
try {
    writeOutput("isAdminUser() according to administrator object: ");
} catch (any e){
security = new CFIDE.adminapi.Security();
writeOutput("security object exists: " & structKeyExists(variables, "security") & "<br>");
writeOutput("isAdminUser() method in security object exists: " & structKeyExists(security, "isAdminUser") & "<br>");
writeOutput("isAdminUser() method in security object is a function: " & isCustomFunction(security.isAdminUser) & "<br>");
writeDump(var=getMetadata(security.isAdminUser), label="metadata for security.isAdminUser");

writeOutput("isAdminUser() according to security object: ");


Variable SECURITY is undefined.

The error occurred in base.cfc: line 27
-1 : Unable to display error's location in a CFML template.

----------------------------- Additional Watson Details -----------------------------

Watson Bug ID:	3845479

External Customer Info:
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External Customer Name: Adam Cameron.
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This issue is fixed and fix will be available in the upcoming update of ColdFusion 11.
Comment by Nimit S.
10373 | January 27, 2015 07:44:18 AM GMT
The fix for this bug is available in the pre-release build of ColdFusion 11 Update 5
Comment by CFwatson U.
10374 | February 20, 2015 09:22:01 AM GMT
Confirmed fixed, cheers.
Comment by External U.
10375 | February 21, 2015 08:03:10 PM GMT