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 do you version control web applications? blake8086 (10 comments)
Stylish Examples of Web Apps Wanted Travelling Steve (8)
Bug vs Flaw (15)
Configuration store pb (14)
Can Python obsolete bash scripting? John Foxx (10)
Encryption Sgt.Sausage (23)
The taskbar clock in Windows . . . Shannon (22)
How Google's design choices can make your system unusable K Nard (14)
can't figure out this calculation math dummy (11)
I know, this is not a file-sharing forum, BUT mokka'logic (4)
Video Motion Detection Guyon Morée (5)
Makefile on DOS question Jared M. (7)
Mysql on Windows95/98 User (2)
Should I start learning Whidbey Me (13)
Access Database Updater GNU World Order (3)
Trying to decide if MS Access or Pointbase is better for me Peter Hutchinson (5)
Result set in a distributed system wannabe boy (2)
Complex design and attention to details. DK (6)
The Java debate Berlin Brown (17)
Closest points in a grid? cs_wannabe (8)
CASE toole anonymous (1)
PHP/MySQL question Dan (6)
Tools for high-level application design? Lo-tech App Designer (20)
Is Spring a good idea? Ken (9)
Component-Oriented Design in Python (i.e.: Interfaces) A Potential Snake-Charmer (7)
Ruby on Rails - Just good for prototyping? cja (12)
ActiveX control auto-update (5)
Software Testing Plan Basics Matt D. (2)
JPEG display question Practical Geezer (8)
Code generating MVC/Struts app to manage day's work issues Peter Hutchinson (1)
Yet another searching tool (What build...) Mario Alejandro M. (2)
XML parsing and design Aria Kockochka (7)
Information sharing in the workplace sili (8)
Geo-Locate Solution? Jenn (7)
Feedback for Alex (11)
Crystal Reports .NET/anybody? (8)
javascript .. after roaming the wastelands of the web (2)
System Instrumentation David Aldridge (1)
Email validation wannabe boy (8)
Singleton on Web Server Sgt.Sausage (8)
POLL: Your favourite .NET GUI toolkit? mokka'logic (7)
Premature Optimization? tim (7)
Enterprise Architecture book Anon (2)
How to render HTML within a web page? Ian Sefferman (7)
What do you use to draw block diagrams ? Stefan (16)
create a JScript VS.NET Project instead of using jsc Pete (0)
SOA: COM/CORBA for the web? Paul Norrie (4)
Why do developers have problems shipping Swing applications? Crimson (15)
C# Asp.Net  - or -  Ruby on Rails black helicopters (42)
What're your thoughts on Oracle RDBMS? David Aldridge (25)
Linux/apache/firewall security user (11)
FINALLY someone does a good Java gui builder.  Jvider. Crimson (6)
Image data in XML? Dave Keezer (14)
Where to place the Options menu? - Roland (19)
Web-based .NET Christopher Wells (9)
Font for windows programming? Kim (15)
Using XmlDocument.ImportNode() and XmlNodeList Pete (2)
Choose an ActiveX or a .NET component? Christopher Wells (7)
C#/ Validating every string property in the class Different Approach (9)
cache database Ken (5)
Random thoughts on macros John Foxx (17) Roger Jack (5)
Group calendar control (MFC) English is not my mother tongue (0)
XMLHttpRequest vs Hidden IFrame Scripting John Topley (9)
Eclipse RCP interface design - ideas, help, best practice gorf (3)
Jscript, moving from client-side to server-side (.NET) Pete (0)
proper error handling (14)
Dumb thought re. web apps John Foxx (20)
Powered by FogBugz