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comment Why is + so bad for concatenation?
Mildly interesting paper on this topic: arxiv.org/pdf/1503.02678v1.pdf
Mar
12
comment Assigning default values from environment variable in Node.js
Avoiding a (likely meritless) cargo cult is precisely why I asked the question; thank you!
Mar
11
accepted Assigning default values from environment variable in Node.js
Feb
25
comment Assigning default values from environment variable in Node.js
@DocBrown This was migrated from Code Review, where a terse contextual explanation is more common than here. The demeaning tone of your request is not helpful. Updated.
Feb
25
revised Assigning default values from environment variable in Node.js
Pondered the meaning of logical branching with exception handling.
Feb
25
asked Assigning default values from environment variable in Node.js
Feb
3
awarded  Autobiographer
Jul
24
comment Where to keep global variables in Windows Forms App
Singleton pattern; I've done exactly the same thing to great effect and see little reason not to in this sort of project scope.
Jul
24
revised An algorithm for finding subset matching criteria?
Added question mark to title.
Jul
24
suggested approved edit on An algorithm for finding subset matching criteria?
Jan
17
awarded  Enlightened
Jan
17
awarded  Nice Answer
Jul
16
reviewed No Action Needed What is the general format of a Software Design Specification?
Jun
7
comment Why make the login page to a single page application a separate page?
@ryanzec Accept an answer? :)
May
27
awarded  Vox Populi
Mar
12
comment I want to publish an android app, but I'm afraid of software patents
Ask an IP (intellectual property) lawyer in your jurisdiction. Asking about how developers in general handle the problem is a start, but not that useful because the laws where we live are not necessarily the laws where you live.
Feb
28
revised Building a string translation database for multiple (in-house) projects
Code formatting, typo eradication.
Feb
28
suggested approved edit on Building a string translation database for multiple (in-house) projects
Feb
19
awarded  Caucus
Feb
14
awarded  Custodian