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OODP Review.

I took a three hour mini-course on OO Design Principles. Now, go brush up on your OODP and more of its acronyms. 1) Polymorphism: behavior that varies depending on the function’s class being invoked. 2) Hierarchy: a) Inheritance – allow a subclass to access members of the parent class. b) Aggregation – objects can contain […]

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I When, You Lose.

(9:46:28 AM) Joseph: dang you for not bringing your tie fighter so spidey could fight it(9:46:40 AM) Joseph: where is you “country” huh?(9:47:03 AM) Thomas: what?!(9:47:12 AM) Joseph: o you get it(9:48:30 AM) Thomas: lasers > web.(9:50:33 AM) Joseph: they’re toys(9:50:43 AM) Joseph: we’re not going into real reality(9:50:59 AM) Joseph: i’m not saying the […]

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Encoding Help Needed.

Here’s the plan: There’s an XML file that contains plain text data. [Attempt 1]: Use PHP and some simple parsing to convert the data to look pretty.[Results]: Crazy characters like “Joan Miró” and “peoples’” [Attempt 2]: Use C# to parse the XML and output the file.[Results]: Crazy characters like “Joan Miró” and “peoples’” After a […]

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Hidden Fields Really Hidden?

I guess the developer didn’t really understand how hidden fields really behaved. 1. Right click, View Source. 2. Awesome. I saw all the values in raw text. <INPUT TYPE=”HIDDEN” NAME=”s_id” VALUE=”[usernName]”><INPUT TYPE=”HIDDEN” NAME=”ControlSessionID” VALUE=”[actualSID]”><INPUT TYPE=”HIDDEN” NAME=”url” VALUE=”http://[serverLocation]”><INPUT TYPE=”HIDDEN” NAME=”RootName” VALUE=”/”><INPUT TYPE=”HIDDEN” NAME=”DataConn_ConnectionString” VALUE=”Provider=[providerName];Data Source=[sourceName]”><INPUT TYPE=”HIDDEN” NAME=”Library” VALUE=”[libraryName]”><INPUT TYPE=”HIDDEN” NAME=”DataConn_RuntimeUserName” VALUE=”[userName]”><INPUT TYPE=”HIDDEN” NAME=”DataConn_RuntimePassword” VALUE=”[password]”><INPUT TYPE=”HIDDEN” NAME=”Development_Mode” […]

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Project BBOM, Part 3?

After the migration of my first project, I have become the owner of the mess, awesome. I’m trying to convince the manager to let me scrap it and rewrite it. I’m currently fixing a bug that has been there for…ever. Here’s what I run into trying to find the source of the bug. [ASP Page] […]