605 reputation
1720
bio website zootlinux.blogspot.com
location Wisconsin
age 34
visits member for 3 years, 8 months
seen May 6 at 19:31

I am a Software Developer and Linux Geek.


1d
awarded  Yearling
Apr
18
awarded  Famous Question
Sep
26
comment What does the Spring framework do? Should I use it? Why or why not?
No problem. I was just making sure I understood the concept.
Sep
25
comment What does the Spring framework do? Should I use it? Why or why not?
I assume that you'd put "SomeWrench" into the setWrench() method, not "SomeHammer", right?
Aug
15
awarded  Favorite Question
Jul
27
awarded  Popular Question
Jul
15
comment What is the “default” software license?
Excellent. Found this post before I could find the info on github. Bravo.
Feb
19
awarded  Caucus
Feb
19
awarded  Nice Answer
Feb
5
awarded  Notable Question
Jan
15
comment How to measure an IT workplace?
@Rudy consider the Rands test in addition to the Joel test. randsinrepose.com/archives/2011/10/11/the_rands_test.html
Nov
15
awarded  Yearling
Oct
22
awarded  Good Question
Sep
28
comment How can I figure out if programming is right for me?
Also remember that the better you get at programming, the more power you have to choose jobs that are enjoyable for you, instead of code that just pays the bills.
Jun
21
comment Should a software developer get a yearly equipment budget?
Who decides when a technology increase is significant in this case?
May
26
awarded  Popular Question
Jan
3
revised Reasons Programmers Leave
Updated a spelling error.
Nov
30
comment How can I deal with the cargo-cult programming attitude?
Another way to supply code is to require them to interact with a class you've written (that doesn't work with previous code) and make a requirement of the assignment that your code can't be changed, and they must modify their own code to make the assignment work.
Nov
15
awarded  Yearling
Oct
16
comment Website for Local Programmers User Group
@blunders Check out dhmn.net/wiki for a pretty good implementation of a wiki.