The Design of Software (CLOSED)

A public forum for discussing the design of software, from the user interface to the code architecture. Now closed.

The "Design of Software" discussion group has been merged with the main Joel on Software discussion group.

The archives will remain online indefinitely.
OS: Context switching on x86 Kiran (2 comments)
Relational database design. pros and cons? j2e (9)
Scroll Display _ (9)
Software Factories book Roger Jack (1)
OOP Question eelco (10)
Adding a column in MS SQL Server Christopher Hester (2)
Software for Planetary Probes Scott (4)
Web portal development Pavel Szalbot (0)
Should the left or the right button be the submit action? Patrick Laj (15)
Open source web application frameworks? Confused (14)
Need to register com add-in for all users Practical Geezer (4)
Gmail vs Hotmail... Crimson (14)
Recommendation of test engineering books Just Dave (8)
best way of populating a complex spreadsheet from web? Terry (16)
.net spidering needhelp.. (1)
database indexing strategies poorhouse (15)
User-configurable connection strings Cowboy coder (7)
Database structure obfuscation techniques ? Stefan (24)
Optimizing Access Queries Bankstrong (15)
Using Windows Sharepoint Services as a base Dan G (3)
SOA and Avalon (XAML) David Seruyange (16)
Is it Wise To Aim for 100% NTF ? Jeffrey Fredrick (5)
I wish Joel would stop making fun of us lazy programmers. Crimson (6)
Paper on Dynamic Optimization/Compiling CompSci Grad Student (5)
Top-down or bottom-up? Mark Pearce (3)
MS Access query corruption Practical Geezer (10)
Designed for Ease of Use Sergio Espinoza (9)
Old John Carmack plan on Mythical Man Month and development... Crimson (5)
Good memory leak/corruption detectors Foobarista (6)
Application Inventory and Asset Management sdg (0)
How to build site similar to Jill (7)
Does anyone know of a superb C#/Architect.. Glenn McGregor (5)
Please help with simple C# /database question (16)
flagging expired email addresses in classic asp/ Tania (10)
JDBC Insert Deficiency Benji Smith (16)
First or second person perspective in software apps? Ethan Herdrick (11)
Satellite Latency and Java Client/Server App Tim Y. (4)
Java: Dynamically Creating Class Constants John Topley (13)
Build Maker Nick Koranda (7)
How do they do that?! scriptkidwannabe (6)
pattern for offline p2p i like i (4)
Automatic updating database schemas Holger D. (4)
Browser compatibility. IE and Firefox wannabe (8)
Database question: delaying updates Dan Hulton (6)
Alternative to Installshield Developer, please! Bob Walsh (24)
Excel data for DW Eli Golovinsky (13)
Psychology of working with nonprogrammers... Crimson (8)
Whiteboard application Kenny Spade (8)
It's the little things Tom_ (7)
"Your request is being processed" screen Cory Foy (6)
(ASP).NET and Source Control Dr. Mario (8)
Notification services in .net Nancy (3)
Wiki question: database or XML Andrew Burton (9)
What exactly is .NET? Rick (22)
REALBasic or Python? (9)
Making Excel Beautiful Que (13)
Statistically Accurate Simulation Benji Smith (17)
Fastest way to execute ideas... Michelle (15)
VSS backup?? Mike (13)
JUnit Bible Thumpers... Crimson (4)
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