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.
How to share a desktop app server database with web app? Greyeye (3 comments)
Forum component/framework for desktop apps WSS (4)
Generating SQL syntax for different databases Fung (18)
I Wanna Build Me a Cell Phone App Chris (4)
Why are we using interfaces? Going nuts (45)
apache benchmark tool james S. (2)
10$ Hosting plan capacity Zino (13)
Any build system friendly to multi-programming lang projects? Crimson (9)
Language Localization Vat (2)
POS printer? j2e (12)
Plugin classes JW (6)
Will this be equal to an asynchronous call? Senthilnathan N.S. (7)
Database design for historical data Stuck in a vacuum (6)
Anyone tried using Adobe Flex with ASP.NET? Ashwin (2)
item coding? j2e (13)
10,000+ clients with Java? nimrod (26)
db usage issues rookie_db_coder (3)
Scaling vector graphic (3)
Access Crosstab Question AMerrickanGirl (5)
Algorithm for Synchronizing Offline Data J. Timberlake (15)
WebBrowser control Image List help Brow (0)
How to test on other browsers coder (10)
Database stored GUI prompts Steve Hirsch (12)
stuck with ugly GUI eye_candy (18)
Combobox selection dilemma coding_monkey (16)
Start-up time: Firefox vs IE 230 Volts (17)
What is a good unit-test framework for C? Nick (8)
How to remove if loops Tony (24)
SQL Express VS2005 IDE C# Glen Harvy (10)
Maintaining old code while adding new features Matt (13)
How to have Web app + Credit Cards = PCI Compliant Ben (7)
Object Oriented Design question Gonças (26)
POS using traditional pre-printed receipt.?? j2e (7)
Random with no repeats algorithm? TheDavid (24)
More efficient updates (DB) newbie_db_coder (2)
javax.mail error, anyone? OneMist8k (5)
State-of-the-Art software engineering Object hater (6)
getting data from offline barcode collector into web application kristj (5)
multiple ip addresses on webserver bumperbox (6)
Contemporary software & programming Akko (53)
Software Circuits - an improved UML Mark Truluck (31)
Design documents question jhanx (12)
Latest Web-Technologies to start with R (10)
Date format Seemore (12)
Java question (quadratic) OneMist8k (17)
debugging: stepping thru code coder (13)
Databases & Performance Not a DBA (11)
SQL Server SCOPE_IDENTITY() ODBC Rookie (12)
Php within a deskto Application Quentin Brown (2)
Ugly Code-How to refactor jam (11)
php url variables vs directories web_dev (8)
Design Patterns: Friend or Foe? Anon for this one (42)
Tree Boolean Formula UI JK (27)
Regular Expression Col (4)
How to manage and track your software testing? Sean Newman (2)
Your experience w/ Column oriented database (MonetDB, C-Store) Frank (38)
updating views coder (1)
Online trading database stock guy (14)
Report Engine Shrinkwrap Developer (2)
Object Graphs & common functionality Anon for now (3)
XML Namespaces Manes (4)
Scalable database servers Leon Mergen (15)
XML Based object Hierarchy Tony (7)
Basketball & Databases Chris Hoffman (9)
mail merge and vb dan (0)
Any way to know if flash plugin is installed on the browser? Ach (5)
Processing Two XML "Chunks" With One XSLT Charley Farley (1)
Object Creation Style Franklin (26)
Defining Effective Product Requirements Martin Beechen (15)
Search and Replace For Arbitrary Needles Robby Slaughter (17)
Designing Game Algorithms Reese (6)
VB6: File system object Seraph (3)
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