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.
sax and sax2 Too Shy (5 comments)
Roadplan to Software Development Patrik Van Ostaeyen (11)
Design paradigm for asynchronous messaging UI Robert Rossney (11)
VB6 DLL Question Derp the VB6 Newbie (5)
Buiness Rules as SQL in database!!?? Urumi (19)
Best method of implementing callbacks (9)
Tools for early code design/planning anon for this one (14)
Branching the code? Anthony Gerrard (3)
Online/downloadable C/C++ language reference? JustWhatWereTheParametersForThatFunctionAgain? (8)
Anybody Use "TestRecorder" by Aq Bill Jenkins (1)
Where do you think security belongs? PeterL (17)
Need a VCL Spreadsheet Average Joe (8)
Should a view instantiate it's own controller Praveen Angyan (4)
Should objects save themselves or be saved by others? Russ Ryba (26)
Converting XML Schemas to relational formats Steve Hirsch (4)
Which one is more secure, SSL using key paris vs password? Frank Johnson (7)
UDDI in relational format Steve Hirsch (3)
On the Importance of Defaults Dan Shappir (12)
Ajax scheduling/planning component ? John S (1)
Store code in database Jack Murdock (20)
US zip codes question. Katie Lucas (26)
Standard regexp for linux and windows filenames. mynameishere (8)
Passing Strings From VB6 to VC++6 Ezani (14)
Guidelines for priorizing features Catherine (12)
Java open source Too shy (11)
What is a Monk Test? TomD (12)
bad design: Web 2.0 link popup SnapShots™ Scott (11)
Monitoring an application dan (10)
Avoiding contention for the heap Meganonymous Rex (14)
Objects/needs that are very similar but different? Somewhat Experienced (15)
Working Directories in Windows Vista Petr Veit (8)
Why doesn't anybody like X? Sum Dum Guy (24)
Java filesystem hooks/interrupts. Not a guru (7)
Advice Please: Dodgy design or is it just me? Jonathan R (10)
simple algorithm for weighting search results bumperbox (10)
I know this is wrong, but not why? Bob Cummings (12)
Multithreading help with books / easy tutorials Threader (12)
Anybody have advice on Windows Embedded? John (5)
Point of Sale application - device integration questions Gary Lombard (10)
Client server architecture Praveen Angyan (7)
Gmail: do you like labels/tags? JW (12)
Portability issue Naseer Ahmed (5)
Better multiple file selection in file dialog boxes Praveen Angyan (9)
should I bother with REST, SOAP for internal web service? gee bee (20)
Databases: MySQL and PostgreSQL OneMist8k (11)
Java and Beanshell question Nilesh Jethwa (1)
When not to re-factor and start anew? Josh Zamor (13)
Hosting SSL Web App. RPK (1)
Books for .NET handheld development? Karl Perry (0)
Ok, Old Question,Still Confusion, .NET or .NOT? Zeeshan (29)
Single point of entry between aspx pages ans th BO layer Curtis Erhart (7)
Why is real time email validation non existent? Praveen Angyan (7)
inch/centimeter/mile/etc library? Grant (33)
EDI X.12 to XML in Java OneMist8k (11)
VC++6.0 : Getting char to accept char[17] Ezani (17)
Send email from php with attachment? j2e (6)
Agile & Iterative Development (Newbie Question) David Jones (12)
Tricky question about Java layer, native layer and singletons Gili (13)
Practical Functional Programming: A Web Forum? Seun Osewa (3)
Implicit Sharing and Multi-Threading Problems James Gibbons (2)
Google Guice: new Dependency Injection framework Gili (8)
What tool to write a well formatted pdf book? Noagbodji Victor (10)
Refactroing and static methods ravi_khan (12)
Tools for SQL Dumps anonymization? Joannes Vermorel (4)
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