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Nov
27
comment How to prevent race conditions in a web application?
Session is safer than a hidden form element as the user wouldnt be able to change the version value. If that's not a concern , then ignore the part about session
Nov
26
answered How to prevent race conditions in a web application?
Nov
22
comment Strategy for keeping secret info such as API keys out of source control?
A user's envvars are readable only by the user or root. (Ancient Linux and AIX didn't do this however)
Oct
6
revised Is it necessary to create a database with as few tables as possible
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Oct
6
answered Is it necessary to create a database with as few tables as possible
Oct
6
comment How do you store “fuzzy dates” into a database?
Hm, what if birthday is Feb 29 of an unknown year? :)
Jul
28
comment Is there value denoting a key as “Primary”?
Just make it unique and not null, and call it whatever you want.
Jul
28
answered Object Oriented Design
Jul
28
revised When to use HTTP status code 404 in an API
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Jul
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revised When to use HTTP status code 404 in an API
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Jul
28
answered When to use HTTP status code 404 in an API
Jul
24
revised Can a webservice that uses JSON over POST be classified as RESTful?
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Jul
24
answered Can a webservice that uses JSON over POST be classified as RESTful?
Jul
24
comment What can REST API do that a API using HTTP URL query strings cannot do?
there's more to an API than GETs
Jul
9
comment Encryption Cannot Be Reversed?
Hashing is like a meat grinder. You can turn a cow into ground beef, but not the other way around.
Jun
29
revised Where is the M in MVC?
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Jun
29
answered self referencing tables, good or bad?
Feb
20
comment A multi tenant data architecture
this gives a good analysis of the trade-offs: msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa479086.aspx . I would recommend schema per tenant
Aug
2
awarded  Peer Pressure
Jul
23
revised Architectural patterns for interaction beyond MVC?
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