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79 votes

How do you tackle really bizarre errors that keep you puzzled for more than 10 hours?

57 votes
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Great Programmer Productivity - Accounting for 10,000 fold difference?

43 votes

How to teach a script to detect sarcasm?

23 votes

Semantic versioning for desktop applications

22 votes

How to handle divide by zero in a language that doesn't support exceptions?

12 votes
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Eliminate duplicate code in nested IFs without creating a function

12 votes
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How do you handle bug tracking in a manner friendly to programmers and non-technical staff?

12 votes

Is having trouble with data structures common for beginners?

10 votes

Single method with many parameters vs many methods that must be called in order

9 votes

Is programming a profession not for a person with speech impairment?

8 votes
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Find the new coordinates using a starting point, a distance, and an angle

7 votes
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How can I improve upon this "pattern"?

7 votes

What's the best way to version a multi-component project

4 votes

Differences between programming in school vs programming in industry?

4 votes

Subrepositories (submodules) as a dependency tracking solution - yes or no?

4 votes

C# Real time HMI (Human Machine Interface)

4 votes

How to maintain an unpopulated 'config' source file in git repo?

4 votes

What are some use cases for the object pool design pattern?

4 votes

Does the "one" side of the relationship also apply to the same record?

4 votes

How to rotate an array of bits

3 votes

What is the relationship between the Dynamic Language Runtime and C# 4.0?

3 votes

Do the young minds need to learn the pointer concepts?

2 votes

What programming problems are best solved by using pointers?

2 votes

projective geometry: how do I turn a projection of a rectangle in 3D into a 2D view

1 vote

When is 'cloning', rather than reusing, a module acceptable design solution?

1 vote

What programmers should do if there are no tasks in hand for few days?

1 vote

Can you write an unambiguous specification in a natural language like English?

1 vote

Data only class, other classes that read/modify it?

1 vote

Looking for best practices of storing configurations that will be read/write frequently

1 vote

Comparing images and get changed areas