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Develop distributed system contain application with poor architecture [duplicate]

In last months the business continues dynamic grow so we must develop new features along distributed system. Unfortunately we do not have much time to deliver new solutions. The application is ...
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Where to put an artifact which will be used only by test

I am developing a new feature for a well-established memory package. The feature Im implementing is about loading/copying/moving resources in and out to different type of structures like jars, ...
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Golang: Directory structure for Multiple Applications

I'm creating a proof-of-concept for a Go-app for my organization. I've read all of the intro docs on setting up a Go workspace, packages, etc. However, I am still unclear about the relationship ...
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Grouping types in a single project [duplicate]

I have many models in my project that are unrelated to each other. I wanted to group them but I wonder what's better: Folder/namespace per group Group1.Constants, Group2.Constants Group1.Models, ...
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Adding library as dependency only to use one function

Few months ago I started working in a team that develops software using Node.js. Quite often we encounter the problem that has been already solved by someone else and the solution is already available ...
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Is it a good idea to share repositories across microservices in Spring Boot Application?

We are migrating a desktop application into web based Spring Boot micro services application with a client imposed mandate of using their existing MySQL database, so all micro services share a common ...
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Managing a third party library that is used by multiple independent libraries

I am working on configuring the build environment for a C++ project that uses multiple libraries. These libraries are independent of each other, but they all depend on the same 3rd party library (...
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Cross-cutting concerns in package-by-feature structure

What is your suggestion on where to put cross-cutting concerns in a package-by-feature structured app? This aspect seem to be missing from most of the pro package-by-feature articles I have read. ...
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Folder structure for a C project [closed]

I am wondering what is the recommended folder structure for a C project. I read several posts about using src, include, test, build folders. But what if I want to structure the project in modules? ...
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What's the best way to handle a large multi-file class in Javascript?

I have a very large class of 59 methods and about 3000 lines of code. I know that's far larger than most people would want, but the class represents a virtual machine, and most of the methods are run ...
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What is a proper way to structure a Python project consisting of smaller packages that have shared code?

I have been debating this question internally for a few weeks now and I keep coming up short in finding a good answer to the question. I feel an example would be more descriptive than just talking ...
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Where to specify drag-and-drop related meta data?

The structure of our project strongly separates the three different parts: core - data classes, POJOs, sometimes aggregated with annotations (e.g. for XML/JSON serialization) plugin - plugin for a ...
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Organizing Source files/classes in big projects in C++

I'm currently writing a bigger program in C++ and have reached a point were I get problems with the organization. I wonder if namespaces are a way out. I will try to explain what the program does and ...
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Collection of APIs making up one Application - How to manage?

We have inherited an application that is made up of small .NET web API's. Each API has its own Visual Studio SLN and git repo. All of the APIs are published to one folder ("All") and that folder is ...
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How to design the Unity Container?

I have three projects: WebAPI, Services and Repository. WebAPI has a reference to Services and Services has reference to Repository. Now I need to add a Unity Container for Services and ...
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How to deal with exceptions in DLLs?

I recently started working on an existing project written in C++ Builder. The application consists of a MainModule that loads lots of modules (DLLs). The MainModule itself is a DLL (there is a small ...
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Is it okay to put all your error handling on facade layer?

I am doing a Java Spring-Boot backend project and I am implementing a controller-facade-service pattern on my structure. So is it best to put all my error handling on the facade layer, while the ...
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How to deploy a junior programmer

I just hired a junior programmer and he will be 2nd real programmer next to me. Our software is structured in git with the gitflow workflow. I normally develop and push straight on the development ...
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How to develop larger client-site in-browser apps in javascript?

I'm new to javascript environment (I have background in C++ physical simulations and game engines). With rise of HTML5 and WebGL I was thinking I'd like to try make some games/3D editors using ...
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Project structure with git submodules with common dependencies

I have two (and more in the future) Python projects that I'd like to package into a global package in order to import its modules and use them in another external projects in the future. This is how ...
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Cross-platform library: how to organize project?

Our company develops and sells a cross-platform C++ library. We distribute binary only versions for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, iOS, Android, etc. The only source code the customers get is the header ...
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Should I create two Django API projects or a single API project for different front end projects connecting to the same database?

We have created an LMS using Angular JS 1, Python(Django ) API and mongoDB as a database. Now we want to extend the LMS to make it a job portal. We have decided to create another front end project and ...
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Organizing Ad-Hoc Tooling in a Muti-Repo Structure

Imagine you have the following scenario. Your organization deploys some app core to its mission. For example if you're Stack Exchange, this might be the customer facing web server. Let's also say you ...
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best way to install local package into docker image

I have a python package that I wrote and I want to use it within multiple docker builds. However, I can't just install my local package situated outside of Dockerfile folder. And I don't want to ...
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How do I start using Git for differing code bases from different servers?

Background: I've recently inherited a set of projects at my company and I'm trying to sort out some fundamental issues with how they've been handled. Namely, the previous developers (who are no longer ...
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As a high-level overview, how do I structure my server and client code with a persistent database?

The need for the client user is to perform tasks while they aren't currently logged in (so we can assume it is time-based). For example: A user logs in, performs tasks, logs out and gets a 'reward' in ...
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How to organize project code with googletest?

Generally, we like to have a common folder for common header files to be shared among various projects in solution but what about googletest since it needs access to all header files of project to ...
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My project shows errors unexpectedly. Is there a good method that can be used to plan a project before starting and deploying it? [closed]

I have completed a project. But errors unexpectedly occurs anytime when the user inputs data in it. Yesterday my program was performing very well. But today when the client tested the project it had ...
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Where to place Docker-related configuration files

Many projects need more than a Dockerfile or a docker-compose.yml in their root to work out of the box (e.g. for local development or a demo): For example a web application might need its runtime, a ...
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Unit Test : Do I need to make an unit test for each class in my project

I have recently tried to to implement unit tests on a Java Web Application my project is built on MVC design architecture and uses Spring & JPA Hibernate and JSF here is a package tree -src -...
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Is it better to have separate projects for Frontend and backend?

I am running an ecommerce website built in Java using Spring and Hibernate. If I have to briefly describe current architecture then it is like this: I am having two projects by name - store front and ...
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What is the proper structure for maintaining single page python scripts

I am a self-taught programmer, and started my job as a PHP developer,in a small company. I then got some work to write python script. I didn't have any senior with proper Python experience. So I ...
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What is separating code by type vs. by function in called? [closed]

In for example web-frontend development, there are two main ways to structure a project: client -js -component_1.js -component_2.js -html -component_1.html -component_2.html -css -...
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Avoid dependency version conflicts?

Any Java project that uses my jar, will almost certainly have an additional dependency on another jar, which my jar also contains as a dependancy. Problem is, that other jar has multiple versions. ...
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Is it common to write File Parsers in higher languages like Java?

I work with an older framework (15 years+) at work which is fully built on Perl. Its main tasks are calling external programs via command-line calls, parsing their output and presenting some of the ...
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Should automated unit tests be part of the build?

Should automated unit tests be a part of the build process, or should they be manually run when someone makes changes to the code instead? To me it seems like making it part of the build rather than ...
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Project structure for cross platform?

How do I make a good project structure that allows me to work on Linux as well as Windows with Visual Studio? So far I've only been using my Linux machine when working on my project and I used this, ...
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If taking over code of a third party, what are the delivarables?

My team has to take over a project from an external company. They've provided the last state of trunk to us as a zip file and are trying to convince us, to accept this as a complete delivery of their ...
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Use Angular2 for website and API for mobile application with single Web API project

We are working on a project to develop a solution with a large number of modules in which the client wants a website as well as mobile application. As a team we're working using ASP.NET MVC and Web ...
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Is it simply Cleaning or Refactoring?

I am working on a project in C++ and I have a big CPP file with several function in it. I am actually working on splitting all this function into smaller cpp files to make it more readable. I was ...
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Project structure and folder naming

I have a cpp project which source code I want to split into 3 groups and want to define structure for these files by creating folders with nice name. First group are files related to socket ...
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Does the Spring Data Repository implementation violate the principle of loose coupling?

So, at the moment I find myself building my c#/.net (web) application ( or folder/project/package-...) structure often like this, thinking about it in a "somewhat onion-architectural way": myApp -...
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Is it a good practice to separate one function into one file ? [closed]

For example, lodash library here separate each function into each file ? Since this is a popular library and this library organize their files into this way. there must be based on some good practice ...
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Package-by-feature confusion for libraries

As I understand it, it's generally recommended to package by feature rather than by layer. This promotes higher levels of abstraction and modularity between classes. I can understand how this works ...
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Plan, Build, Run organization philosophy

I am looking for some logical explanation of how software development fits into a Plan, Build, Run model of an organization. I am struggling to find anything which explains how software development ...
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Am I using the right frameworks effectively?

I am working on a large scale application that has both a web portal and a mobile application so therefore I need to develop an API.. I have decided to go with the following structure:- Sailsjs (...
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Modularizing level of Angular 2 application

my question is related with Angular 2 Modules (@NgModule). Previously I’ve worked with angular 1.5.8 on huge business application and I’ve got used to Angular 1.x practices. Important background: ...
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Where to place Thrift generated code

I am working on a project that is using Thrift and as a result has auto generated code. Firstly, what are the pros and cons of placing this generated code in SCM vs not and insisting developers ...
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Separations of concerns and dependency management in automation project

I'm working on an automation project in C# and it has 2 wrappers: DesktopAutomation and BrowsersAutomation. The first has a dependency on UIAutomation.dlls (access to the MS desktop elements) and the ...
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Java EE Web Application directory layout

Introduction I am working on a Java EE Web Application that is a basic CRUD app. It is built with Servlet and JSP technologies, without any Frameworks. I am doing it to make my hands dirty in plain ...