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Jan
27
comment What are the pros and cons of Coffeescript?
Also see —1—, —2—, —3— from ryanflorence.com/2011/case-against-coffeescript
Jan
27
comment What does the 'cyclomatic complexity' of my code mean?
This is a better answer.
Jan
19
comment What is the difference between apache and tomcat in the xampp control panel?
Wait, wait, httpd is the official name of that project?
Jan
19
comment How are Apache HTTP Server and Apache Tomcat related? (If at all)
@Charles, Why is Tomcat slower than Apache?
Jan
19
comment How are Apache HTTP Server and Apache Tomcat related? (If at all)
@Mchl, They are very similar too.
Jan
8
comment What “version naming convention” do you use?
It's a whole magnitude less......
Jan
8
comment What “version naming convention” do you use?
Semver only works for APIs. Not products.
Jan
8
comment What “version naming convention” do you use?
Good idea. Where did you get the "generation" idea from?
Jan
8
comment What “version naming convention” do you use?
Seems like an inefficient use of time and energy.............
Jan
8
comment What “version naming convention” do you use?
First link down...............
Jan
7
comment What “version naming convention” do you use?
@jkerian, I can understand how this work for a website, but how is this going to work for OSes?
Jan
7
comment How do you version your files (Version Numbers)
Sounds complicated........
Jan
7
comment Is there any research out there on geographic differences in work environments (e.g., respect) for programmers?
@Ethel, Hmm, if you are looking for "thoughtful writings" (instead of real hard research), then quora would be a good resource: google.com/…
Jan
6
comment What is Java used for these days?
@vaxquis, Hmm, there's no name for it? "We wrote Android apps in Java-like." sounds odd isn't it?
Jan
6
comment Is Cygwin or Windows Command Prompt preferable for getting a consistent terminal experience for development?
So if you could choose only one, you'd prefer Gnuwin32 over Cygwin?
Jan
3
comment Is Cygwin or Windows Command Prompt preferable for getting a consistent terminal experience for development?
You stated that Cygwin has odd quirks, but you also stated Cygwin more closely follows *nix than Gnuwin32. Aren't these two statements contradictory?
Jan
3
comment What is Java used for these days?
@vaxquis, If not Java, So what would you call the language we use to develop Android apps?
Dec
7
comment How much business logic should the database implement?
@RobertHarvey, But the part of the application logic that is in .NET is still locked in to .NET. Same goes for PHP and Java.
Nov
27
comment What does the Apache licensing mean by “Permitted: Commercial Use”
Well at least GPL allows us to obfuscate edits to make it harder for people to reverse engineer and get the "code".
Nov
27
comment What does the Apache licensing mean by “Permitted: Commercial Use”
Would it be against the law to take the GPL-licensed library and simply sell it unedited? Or perhaps with just a few minimal touch-up changes?