Some hold that the Singleton Pattern is always an anti-pattern. What do you think?
I am making a database to store information about the users of my website (I am using stuts2 and hence Java EE technology). For the database I'll be making a DBManager. Should I apply singleton ...
Possible Duplicate: When is Singleton appropriate? I am a new programmer (4 months into my first job) and have recently taken an interest in design patterns. One that I have used recently ...
I've been hearing about using the dependency injection over Singleton for my colleague. I still can't make out if it they are two orthogonal patterns which can be replaced with one another? Or is DI a ...
I would like to implement some kind of manager class in my application. It will be in charge of loading textures, processing them, distributing them etc... At first, I wanted to make a global ...
In Java,C++,Objective C, C#, and all other similar OOP languages, Why don't we use a class with static methods and vars instead of going through a singleton syntax having to deal with various ...
I've searched about this here and on StackOverflow and found some differences between the two. But I'm still not sure in what cases one would prefer a Singleton, and in what cases one would choose to ...
Is the singleton pattern prone to thread safety problems? If so, what are the best methods to work around them?