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bower flat dependency tree

I installed bower recently and read this description from the website: Bower uses a flat dependency tree, requiring only one version for each package, reducing page load to a minimum. What do ...
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Advantages of storing dependencies in repository management system vs. just VC

I just started a new job as a developer in an organizational unit which is responsible for development and maintenance of several small Java applications. Just like most other Java apps out there, ...
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Where do you store vendor software images?

Some customization projects require vendor-provided "boxed" software to be installed as a platform. The custom development then consists of creating scripts or development of plug-ins. The required ...
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Managing shared code in source control

Projects A and B both use library project L: Judging by what people have written about it on the web, managing this situation appears to be a headache: ...
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Cobol programs and copybooks versioning

in java we have ivy, maven and others for handling library dependencies. For example I tell ivy that my program uses a framework-jar version 1.0 and ivy makes sure, that my program gets this jar when ...
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Is there a cleaner way to test extras_require

I have code reviewed a piece of Python code, but to me it looks really ugly, hacky and complex for something that can be achieved very easily. The code looks something similar to the following: ...
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What is the problem git submodules are supposed to solve?

What is the problem that git submodules solve well? When should I use them? Or rather what is their use case? The only use of submodules that I have seen 'in the wild' has been when used to share ...
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Has anyone nailed dependency management? [closed]

I've used various dependency management tools for installing software: homebrew, cabal, rubygems, etc. Invariably, despite someone's simple instructions for installing their package, there are times ...
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If a dependency is not in the maven repository should I add it to source control?

One of the jar files that I use in my code is not in the maven repository(and yes I tried to avoid using it). I have installed it locally so when I build the project it gets picked up by maven. I also ...
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To depend on source code or on binary?

We have two in-house projects, A and B, developed by different teams with B dependent on A. Since source code for both projects is stored in git, I've included project A as a submodule into project B ...
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Correct process for creating builds reliant on 3rd party packages

I work on a Symfony 2 codebase. We use a number of third-party packages (most are in the Symfony Standard Edition). We use composer for dependencies. We current have all of our third-party code ...
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Entity Framework - Loading Related Entities Explicitly

I have been using Entity Framework for a few years. I have flip-flopped between calling out to repositories in my business logic or using lazy loading to retrieve data as I work my way through the ...
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Simple dependency handling for objects (perl)

I am a bit stuck with a design of a project, where many objects has to have access to the same piece of information. It could be some data, to construct a global-like object for themselves or the ...
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Sharing classes or interfaces between different projects

I was looking for some answers in SO or here, but without any results, that's why I would ask you. Let's assume I have a two different projects - for example server part and client part of an app. ...
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Managing Maven dependencies between multiple components with multiple teams making changes

In a situation where there are multiple teams making changes to some Maven projects with dependencies between them (otherwise unrelated projects i.e. no super POM or anything like that), with each ...
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Reducing Coupling in a Series of Tasks

I am working on some code right now that involves processing user requests. Each request requires going through an approval. When a request is made, one or more records are created on the database ...
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C# dynamically linking different libraries and/or external classes

tl;dr Is it possible to include an external library (and create instances of objects represented within that library) based on some condition? This must be done at compile-time, so separate builds? ...
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How to avoid binary dependency on size change

class A { public: int i; }; // A.h and defined in project libA.vcxproj (libA.dll) I'm using class A in multiple places at various projects as below. Apporoximately 100 projects. include "A.h" class ...
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Versioning and deploying dependent systems

I need some best practices or experiences of developer teams who had to treat the same issues I have at the moment =) Our company is developing a client software for years. The one and only ...
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Determine dependency between .NET projects [duplicate]

We have a big and complex application composed by at least 700 DLL. The number is growing month after month. The code is not well structured because every DLL is a stand alone solutions. As you can ...
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Using Subversion as an artifact repository vs a specific artifact management tool

TL;DR: Why use something like Apache Archiva or Sonatype Nexus as an artifact repository instead of Subversion? The build system I use currently has a lot of binary blobs (images, sound files, ...
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Best method to organize/manage dependencies in the VCS within a large solution

A simple scenario: 2 projects are in version control The application The test(s) A significant number of checkins are made to the application daily. CI builds and runs all of the automation ...
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How can I make a case for “dependency management”?

I'm currently trying to make a case for adopting dependency management for builds (ala Maven, Ivy, NuGet) and creating an internal repository for shared modules, of which we have over a dozen ...
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.NET Dependency Management Systems

I have some .NET projects that are starting to get large enough to merit looking into Dependency Management solutions, so we don't have to copy binaries from one project to another. Here's what I've ...