Questions tagged [software-development]

Software tools used during the development of other software.

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Alternative to Struts-Menu for menus in Struts 2.X application

I am currently using Struts-Menu to handle my menu needs for my Struts 2 J2EE application. It is not necessarily a package I wish to work with I have found by playing around with it. So what is an ...
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Code snippet manager for Windows (for software developer)

I'm searching for code snippets manager for Windows which fulfills these criteria Required features searching through snippets, displaying list of search results tree organization of snippets (at ...
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Remote Progress Bar

The work I do often involves deploying a batch of jobs onto a machine, and then walking away. In order to minimize turn around, I'm a huge fan of Pushover for notifications on completion. Pushover is ...
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C# IDE for Android

One of the reasons I purchased an Android phone was that I saw an IDE that looked exactly like Visual C# on someone's Android phone. Ever since I purchased mine, I have searched on Google, Google Play,...
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Open source library/API to validate word pronunciation (like in Rosetta Stone)

I'm planning to make a web app that captures the user speech and tell the user if he/she is spelling the words in the right way, and gave him/her hits as to where he needs to improve his spelling. To ...
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Local Development Databases

Currently, I work in a company with about 20 developers, give or take a few, and am looking for a way to give each developer their own development database for dev/testing purposes. Each developers ...
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Inline WSDL generator from WSDL with many imports

Background I am a software engineer working with an outside development group. This group enforces SOA at the bank and works on our ESB layer/service provider. We are a Java development team working ...
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Flat GUI Design

I would like to design the interface of a computer software similar to mobile apps, those which have a flat UI. What tools are available that give me the ability to design a flat and modern GUI? For ...
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Translating new C++ to old C++

C++11 and C++14 introduce a lot of new features that make programmers' lives easier. However, in various environments (e.g. CUDA), support for the most modern C++ features may be weak or nonexistent. ...
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Software and/or developer library that can simulate multiple mouse devices?

I am looking for an library and/or software recommendation for simulation of more then one virtual mouse device. Ideally, the software will be able to create at least 4 or more mouse devices and send ...
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JavaScript/HTML5 based solution for a t-shirt design tool

I'm looking for a JavaScript/HTML5 based solution for a t-shirt design tool, similar to this one: http://www.customink.com/lab. I'm looking for preferably an open source with following features: ...
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Subversion client for Windows (similar to Versions)

I am a big fan of Versions (Subversion client for Mac OS). I'm looking for a Subversion client that can: work on Windows 7 display the number of new commits that I haven't retrieved yet on several ...
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Mock-up or prototype tool with HTML/CSS import AND export

I have looked high and low for a mockup tool (aka: prototyping and UX) with the ability to import raw html or a website URL and have come up dry. So far I found dozens of these programs, both offline ...
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Toolchain to generate a complete Android app from just a few lines of code

Don't say it can be done, because it definitely can if you don't care too much what the app looks like, and I for one really don't. It definitely can't be done with the standard API, nor probably with ...
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Visual Basic to Python Converter (Not Online)

I need to be able to convert a large, legacy, code base written in Visual Basic 6, (as released in 1998 and with support stopped in 2008), to python so as to extend the support life and provide cross-...
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In-browser filesystem

Looking for a solid filesystem implementation that works with Safari and Chrome. My ideal API looks like shelljs: // write 'hello world'.to('greeting.txt'); // read var str = cat('greeting.txt'); ...
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Common regex generation java library

I'm looking for a Java library which can generate common regular expressions, such as: numbers of n digits alphanumeric sequences (no special chars) URLs email addresses IP addresses etc. The ...
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Class relationship “overviewer”/“explorer” for Java code

I'm looking for a tool for rapidly visualizing structural relationships in Java code. The hard requirements are: generates structural diagrams of selected classes and packages, the diagrams are ...
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Config file editor for end users

When developing industry software without any user interface, a lot of settings are hidden in configuration files. (e.g. machine parameters, ip addresses, login names, file paths, etc.) Occassionally ...
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reliable mp3 playback in python with documentation

I am looking for a package or library that can playback mp3's in python and is well documented. gstreamer could do the job, but I don't understand the python bindings. pygame is straight forward but ...
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Infinite canvas for taking notes and recording ideas in a freeform way

Here's a really useful piece of software I found: https://sketchboard.me (This is not an "alternative" question. I thought it might be helpful to use this webapp as an example of the feature set I'm ...
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Display whitespace characters in browser

As part of an attempt to enforce C/C++ coding style at work I'm running our .c source files through Artistic Style and generating an HTML difference report between the original source file and ...
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Generate summary of .NET project

Is there a tool that can inspect a .NET project (or maybe a generic code repo) and generate a summary? This summary could include for example the stack like this: .NET 4.5 MVC 5.2 EntityFramework ...
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JS framework platform to develop video-heavy app for android/ios/web

There are many JavaScript framework to develop multiplatform apps. I need one which is focused on (or at least very good at) video capture and processing. Requirements: JavaScript-based framework ...
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Notification Abstraction Service for .NET

I'm looking for a framework/service that would allow me to define messages/notifications in code and send them to specific users. How the message is delivered would depend on what notification ...
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Software to edit the relocation table of a PE file

I'm patching a legacy DLL for which I don't have the sources and I need to modify some few entries in the relocation table. Is there any software that would allow me to do that? This is Windows 32 ...
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What SAAS call center system can handle one time passcodes?

I want to give our users a one-time passcode with which to contact us on the phone. This code would be generated on our site and be instantly given to the customer after he enters his phone number and ...
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Alternative to android's official SDK, to create an android Keyboard

Now that eclispe's SDK is depreciated, I'm stuck with android studio, which I absolutely hate. Moreover, java and I are not best friends :) How to create a soft keyboard using anything other than ...
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Android UI design for Windows

Is there any good app to design Android UI? I mean with the same UI elements as on Android. It would be nice if there is app the same as the one integrated into Android Studio. uses the Android ...
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Framework to easily generate an Android app that shows points on a map

There are so many Android apps that just show a bunch of points on a map: Bus stops of Tokyo Public toilets of Paris Camping areas of Mount Asahidake Rental bicycle stations in Minato etc Is there a ...
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Free tool that can execute large SQL scripts

I have a SQL script that is too large to run it in my usual DB tool (dbvisualizer). Unfortunately I don't have access to the purchase version of dbvisualizer which would allow me to run large scripts ...
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Chat environment that can interpret programming code

I am looking for a simple chat environment, were users can talk to each other, but at the same time write code in a programming language (maybe Python or Ruby or Bash, whatever). Is there any way I ...
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License management database for 3rd party software components

We're a software vendor, and we search a license management database for the 3rd party components we include in our product. We want to use this tool to structure our existing "loose leaf collection",...
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Webapp that performs static code analysis on F-Droid

F-Droid is a repository of open source Android apps. Performing static code analysis on all these apps strikes me as an obvious good idea. Are there webapps/efforts somewhere that do this already? ...
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Maven dependencies lister for SVN repository

I'm looking for a free command line tool (Windows or Linux), that walks a given SVN repository, processes all Maven pom.xml files, collects all dependencies (optional: recursive) and creates some ...
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Java CPU profiling tool with API for data collection and reporting

I am looking for CPU profiling tool for Java. The data collection agent must supports multiple platform (windows 32 and 64bit, Linux 64bit) should able to deploy on tens of machines without ...
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Web API to query word frequency data

There are many algorithms which are based on comparative word frequency used in clustering, keyword analysis, tf-idf, etc. Usually you need to calculate your own word frequencies from your own corpus....
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Prevent users make spam posts in Android mobile app

I've created app where users can posts some information in the map (like car crash and other events like that). What will be best solution to disallow users to post fake data or advertising?
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What library or API can I use to generate possible words/names from a phonetic syllable format?

I am working on a C++ name generator based on machine learning of baby names in the United States. Part of this process is splitting names into their phonetic syllables and generating new names in ...
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Tool to sync keyboard shortcuts for programming IDE's

As a developer I use multiple IDE's like Visual Studio, VS Code, Sublime, intelliJ, Android studio, ect. Almost all of them have a way to customize and store shortcut/keymap settings. I use this a ...
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Monorepo for multiple projects using multiple languages

In a project of mine I have multiple, independent software components. At the moment, the situation looks like this: root/ web_scraping/ rest_api/ migrations/ script.py web_scraping/...
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Get notifications for new releases of source code dependencies

The software I develop includes code from external repositories like Packagist for PHP and npm for JavaScript. Also in use are the Laravel and Apache Cordova frameworks. For all these software ...
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Open-source SDK for Tizen

I'd like to develop a GPL app for a Tizen smartwatch. Unfortunately, its SDK is closed-source, as discussed here, so I'd rather avoid using it. Is there a way to make Tizen watch apps without using ...
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C compiler for 8086 or other 16-bit target

I'm looking for a C cross-compiler and emulator for a 16-bit processor that runs under Linux. I'd prefer for the target to be 8086 with FreeDOS or on Dosemu (then finding an emulator is not a problem)....
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Auditing and versioning through Entity Framework

Auditing and versioning database transactions is an important thing to track What's the sequence of actions? Who made these actions? and How to rollback to the previous state? A long time ago, we ...
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Is there any framework algorithm development (testing / benchmarking)?

In relations to posts like TDD like approach to Algorithmic problems, is there any framework that can be used for developing algorithms (where by "framework" I meant some sets of utilities that can ...
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A modern, flexible, easy-to-use statistics library for C++

I want to do some simple statistics in C++. I'm starting out super-simple - average, standard deviation, kurtosis, moments, quantiles. Later on I might want to go in a bit deeper. So, I'm looking for ...
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Developing a web/desktop app on an android device

Are there tools that allow one to do professional development on a mobile device (specifically android)? The things I'm looking for are: I'm looking to develop a Java web application that will ...
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Simple build system: run command if directory changed

I have a complex, heterogeneous project with a bunch of build systems involved already. Scala code is built with SBT, JavaScript with Gulp, there are Dockerfiles, Python tests, documentation ...
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Software recommendation for a setup that requires fast atomic batch incrementations and fast batch reads of those counters

Context: This is a Jersey application Run on a Tomcat server Connects to a MySQL database using Hibernate All on Netbeans I have an application that has Item objects. Each Item has a unique Number ...