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Apr
15
comment What is the right way to parse HTML?
By using a... parser?
Apr
2
comment Am I bound by the license of a library that is used in my project but is not distributed with it?
Using JUnit doesn't make the project using it a derivative.
Mar
21
comment Should I use HTTP search
@Knerd The problem is that most HTTP clients will not support the SEARCH method which kind of defeats the motivation of providing an API.
Mar
21
answered Should I use HTTP search
Mar
7
comment Exceptions: Why throw early, why catch late?
+1 Very nice explanation.
Dec
18
answered What if I have no good ideas to implement a feature?
Nov
22
comment Why don't xUnit frameworks allow tests to run in parallel?
+1 This should be the excepted answer because it actually answers the why.
Oct
23
answered Class design issue
Oct
8
answered Properly licensing FOSS: text location
Sep
27
answered Recommended guidelines for declaring bash/sh variables
Sep
11
awarded  Yearling
Aug
27
awarded  Popular Question
Jul
6
awarded  Nice Answer
May
7
comment Best practice for creating a 'global' config class used by numerous components
+1 This sounds pretty much like dependency injection.
Nov
29
comment How do developers find the time to stay on top of latest technologies?
+1 Generally I will not waste time on reading comments or commenting unless its a real knowledge transfer. This is actually really good advice. I also stay up to date via blogs and technology relates sites but only recently discovered how much time i waste reading comments, which rarely provide any value (ofc this depends on the topic and type of source).
Sep
11
awarded  Yearling
Sep
6
awarded  Nice Answer
Sep
6
answered software architecture (OO design) refresher course
Sep
6
comment easiest way for push notifications
Why was this downvoted???
Aug
16
comment Should I build a multi-threaded system that handles events from a game and sorts them, independently, into different threads based on priority?
+1 For mentioning Akka, which is great :-)!