10 Reasons not to Choose a Particular Open Source software

We're all Software Engineers of one type or another. Most of us have one thing in common, though: We're lazy. And we know that someone else was less lazy and has already solved that tedious problem that we're on. And because we're not only lazy but also stingy, we search for Free Open Source software. … Continue reading 10 Reasons not to Choose a Particular Open Source software

Alvor: Static SQL analysis in Strings passed to JDBC

I have recently discovered this nice Eclipse plugin here: http://code.google.com/p/alvor/ It evaluates String, StringBuilder, StringBuffer, CharSequence and many other types passed to JDBC method for subsequent execution. It doesn't do a bad job at this, even if it is in beta mode. The rate of false positives that I have experienced is around 20% for regular SQL statements, and … Continue reading Alvor: Static SQL analysis in Strings passed to JDBC