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Mar
25
reviewed Leave Open Is open-sourcing previously-commercial engines a smart move?
Mar
24
comment What's a DRY alternative to c++ header files?
compiler extension that allows symbolic includes...
Mar
24
comment Why are header files bad design?
it violates DRY in the worst way
Mar
24
answered Is open-sourcing previously-commercial engines a smart move?
Mar
24
comment Is open-sourcing previously-commercial engines a smart move?
currently you need to make an account at their website and pay $19/month plus 5% revenue before you can access the source code, that isn't free in any sense of the word
Mar
21
comment Can one determine the creation date of an email account?
some domains don't have a concept of accounts, mailinator.com has boxes where you can dump email, there just aren't any accounts per se
Mar
20
comment Why were default and static methods added to interfaces in Java 8 when we already had abstract classes?
and it allows a linked list to use a O(1) extra space and O(n log n) time mergesort, because linked lists can be merged in place, in java 7 it dumps to an external array and then sort that
Mar
20
answered Given two sorted array in ascending order with same length N, calculate the Kth min a[i]+b[j]. Time complexity O(N)
Mar
19
comment Does this in the Observer pattern count as composition?
typically observer and observable are unrelated except that the observer want to get notified, each observer may have multiple objects it is observing and vice versa
Mar
17
comment How important is it to clean up someone else's code when faced with a tight deadline?
dump it through a reformatter and move on, any thing else will need to wait
Mar
14
awarded  Custodian
Mar
13
reviewed Close Do you have to rename the software when you fork a repo?
Mar
13
reviewed Close How can I explain the A a = new B();?
Mar
13
reviewed Leave Open Disadvantages of scoped-based memory management
Mar
13
reviewed Close Copyright license for an open source project when copying a few files from another project
Mar
13
reviewed Close How do I handle merging code that hasn't been merged in ~3 years in an agile manner?
Mar
13
reviewed Close Are patches a bad sign for the customer?
Mar
13
reviewed Close Why is C++ still preferred to build heavy GUI apps over the latest dynamic languages?
Mar
13
comment Can the author of code licensed under CC-NC-ND use it in commercial closed-source software?
Still doesn't answer if you tried to understand the license yourself.
Mar
13
comment Can the author of code licensed under CC-NC-ND use it in commercial closed-source software?
did you (have a lawyer) read the full text of the license?