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.

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From Idea to Implementation Joshua Volz (17 comments)
Top to bottom specification technology for DB applications Bored Bystander (4)
Creating a .msg file (Outlook) in VB6 Nick Koranda (2)
When is pedantic application of OO techniques academic? Dave Jarvis (20)
Custom IFormatter Jeff Mastry (2)
Shop? chap in greasy overalls (5)
Best IPC solution for crossplatform Client/Server app John Shapiro (5)
Design databases for lifelong storage. Berlin Brown (6)
Testing tool for VS Add-in Ady (0)
Learning to create websites OutOfMyDepth (13)
Ajax and XML over HTTP solutions Berlin Brown (8)
SOAP, Web Services, applicable ? Parisian developer ISO cute geek girl (9)
Website authentication Colm O'Connor (17)
mailto Replacement (VB) Nick Koranda (4)
Difference between wchar_t and WCHAR Stephen Caldwell (11)
POssible Re-Programming Of Old Programs Michael Mayer (14)
Painless Technical Specifications? flipdoubt (0)
Sending parameters to plugins across DLL boundaries Jon B (6)
logging (14)
widget newbie (3)
Web page layout and localisation, according to Microsoft cja (7)
.NET / C# IDEs mokka'logic (4)
Drag and Drop TechDeveloper (8)
Need an algorithm to display a tree Joel Coehoorn (15)
Weblication or GUI App Bjorn (10)
PHP framework advice needed Guyren G Howe (2)
Need a .NET architect Thina Kesavan (1)
Design of machine before? History (4)
Constructor Pattern fellow coder in need (14)
How many tables in a table space? Harassed Storage Guy (4)
Something similar to Jetbrains Fabrique Ajay (1)
Web-app user account? User (7)
OO: avoiding overriding methods Ryan (10)
Reuse, Liskov, and the Open-Closed Principle Dave Jarvis (20)
Web server load monitoring Colin Dellow (1)
Server to Server communication Berlin Brown (5)
Norton Ghost aficionados? John Foxx (11)
Designing good C++ APIs Simon Perreault (9)
Minimal IMAP server: how difficult to implement? Egor (10)
Transaction management in web apps? User (6)
Global Variables in Database a Good Idea? A. Gorilla (6)
Custom DLL error codes and SetLastError() I.P. Overscsi (0)
Tools to convert static C# classes to "normal" ones Josh (5)
Test management tools Lance Johnson (5)
subversion help please surreal (4)
J2EE? BillT (5)
Access to SQL Server Queries Don Nobody (9)
jar files dan moore (5)
Building .NET P2P Application Eric Marthinsen (4)
html/css to ps conversion slava (5)
Business Logic in ASP.NET Joshua Volz (23)
Microsoft UI vs. Book "Good" UI Joshua Volz (30)
XmlHttp lmx (4)
ShortVarNames Tom_ (15)
Code complication to avoid warnings Gorf (12)
Event or DOM parsing? Andrew Burton (12)
Protecting the db password in a servlet client setup DP (9)
Advice On Developing a Software Registration Mechanism Martin Brown (7)
Accessing Outlook/Express/Eudora account information Nick Koranda (1)
Browser extensions with .NET mokka'logic (2)
IE Drag and Drop with javascript Steve (7)
Help Files Ben (9)
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