On April 24, 2017, author Robert M. Pirsig died. He wrote Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance – one of the best books I have ever read. In this post, we’ll have a quick look at how his
As a typical nerd (and a DZone Zone Leader), I tend to read a lot of blog posts and comments about programming. One thing that keeps amazing me how long people’s functions tend to be and how many
In the previous posts, we explored the MVC Pattern Language by Trygve Reenskaug and made an attempt to implement MVC in the console, while focusing on MVC’s overarching idea – supporting users’
After two posts of pure theory about the MVC Pattern Language, I was looking to provide some practical examples. The technical part is easy – everybody already knows how to implement that in various
Welcome to the second part of my write-up about the MVC Pattern Language! In case you missed the first part, this two-part piece targets popular misconceptions about MVC and tries to shed some “new”
There seems to be a lot of misconceptions related to MVC. Some consider it a technique for code reuse, others think it’s how you group classes in web applications and some even mistaken it for the
After a couple of weeks break, we’re back to our architecture series. This time we’ll look at something I’ve recently come up with – The Garage Architecture!
Since I’ve already set you up in a DDD mood with the previous post, let’s capitalize on that further. In this post, I’ll try to provide an easy explanation of Value Objects and their
I’ve recently done some reading on DDD and Aggregates in particular. Since many people struggle to understand the pattern, I decided to try to explain it myself.
Imagine that you’re
It has recently occurred to me that some people are ordering the functions in a class randomly, mostly based on gut feelings. It’s a good indicator that we should rehash the old, simple but very