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     99.9 percentile sedwo (71 comments)
     veal-fattening pens Farid (2)
     Living at the office? How about actually living? Gregg Tavares (26)
     design problems in physical products software enthusiast (19)
     Private offices, just say no! Gregg Tavares (38)
     New FC office Mitch & Murray (from downtown) (28)
     HTTP Posting of XML data XML Geek (11)
     MyIE2 zoom feature software enthusiast (5)
     Tits up? Inquring minds need to know (5)
     GPL question Michael Popov (19)
     Disgruntled at JoelOnSoftware/Google search Yves (6)
     Bug in Winsock Control sathyaish Chakravarthy (9)
     Keeping track of code An Aussie Chick (24)
     Weather data sources xyz (6)
     When is a bug a bug? joel d canfield (29)
     VBA Technical Riddle Dustin Alexander (25)
     Open Source is the new Microsoft? Phillip J. Eby (25)
     Who pays for unemployment? gruntled former employee (54)
     The Story of the Blob Paulo Caetano (12)
     MS Access Indexes Jordan Lev (5)
     Good News for American Programmers??? anon (50)
     The Swen Virus, and a new harsh reality of Securit Albert D. kallal (16)
     What tool do you miss? na (31)
     Potential new business: Lowball quotes Roberto Benincasa (12)
     Tool for monitoring bandwith uses QuarTex (9)
     XML forms definition gaz (7)
     Off-shoring question Andrew Burton (13)
     Small business smoke and mirrors-- phones Matt (Not yet profitable but very happy anyways) (19)
     End of the world - April 2000 Ram Dass (14)
     Unit testing a database app Alex (7)
     Standardizing a Development Team Ram Dass (41)
     Sun really loves Linux Just me (Sir to you) (15)
     Most depressing thing: False starts and restarts.. Crimson (10)
     Joel: Any pics of new office Joe A. (1)
     Linux Profitability rick chapman (54)
     Pointers to Swing examples RP (5)
     MS SQL Server vs. Oracle missconception? Patrik (9)
     billing question nathan (6)
     Component software... NC (0)
     Days when you love your job Jack of all (14)
     Dual Boot or Virtual OS? Ram Dass (6)
     How do we shut down pirate sites in China? Jericho (35)
     Style of XML tags and attributes Conscientious XML developer (11)
     UI Design Question Newbie Programmer (19)
     Norton Personal FireWall Snacky (23)
     Bill Gate - A Former Mac Lover Snacky (3)
     knowledge base software ??? braid_ged (8)
     Perspective Jim Rankin (2)
     Portability: rougue meme or virus? Just me (Sir to you) (30)
     J2EE/JAVA Framework Phil (7)
     Learning Smalltalk / Squeak? Nick (6)
     Oddpost - Your opinion on this Web-based email sys Julio in the School Yard (4)
     Interview Question RecentGrad (16)
     Hidden costs of offshoring Alex (24)
     Do you bill for lunch? Bill (11)
     Book on Design Patterns Nik (20)
     sql server docs for oracle user rz (3)
     Question on Dell's Warranty Ram Dass (15)
     Unit Testing the Design curious (3)
     Computer at home programmer (9)
     Request: suggestions for web research editor Entrepreneur (10)
     Export data to Excel headaches? Patrik (13)
     Who Killed Apple Computer? Just me (Sir to you) (14)
     Bulk Renaming on Remote FTP Site Snacky (6)
     MFC Annoyance The MF in MFC (11)
     CVS vs. Subversion JWA (10)
     Draco.NET vs. CruiseControl.NET JWA (4)
     Joel. You still doing the strict 9-5 thing? Crimson (10)
     C++ OO question Grumpy Old-Timer (23)
     keane Inc as an employer Amby (4)
     Computer Wallpaper anon1 (24)
     Cool UI gwyn (10)
     Wireless LAN question... Andrew Burton (10)
     SQL Server -> Access 2000 Linking Dustin Alexander (1)
     Construction sorrows... Spam (32)
     Dell and Purchasing a Notebook Ram Dass (17)
     Gov't employee acting crazy. eclectic_echidna (49)
     Cross Platform UI toolkit, take two... christopher baus (25)
     CPST: Outlook for IT professionals in USA grim Just me (Sir to you) (19)
     How to get info from client? na (11)
     Books on Change (aka Configuration) Management JaSikor (1)
     Windows install snapshot taker? Frederic Faure (8)
     webputty - anyone knows this devenv? na (4)
     Multi-player Flash Games jedidjab79 (6)
     Book about maintaining a production system? Rasmus Brøndsted (4)
     sshd for win32? nat ersoz (3)
     Oracle complaints? Philo (31)
     Did Microsoft really rip off the GUI from Apple? Not a native English speaker (34)
     Borlands C++ builder X Mike Grace (11)
     Paperless Office MSHack (18)
     Understaffed - Roland (21)
     Books on Sodftware Development Ram Dass (25)
     Sun's Marketing Problem Russell Thackston (25)
     Howto:"Fallover" recovery for Windows application? Bored Bystander (11)
     Obscure Javascript problem Phibian (7)
     What is Change Management? Ram Dass (10)
     Resetting Oracle Cursors Kero (6)
     Can too so nyahh. Wayne (6)
     Organizing random notes Steve H (26)
     Access 2.0 came back to haunt me No escape from Access 2.0 (11)
     Trouble with using SetWindowPos sathyaish Chakravarthy (2)
     Oracle turnaround Wondering (12)
     Query on CityDesk Ram Dass (6)
     chasm analysis for citydesk valraven (29)
     How to capture Real Video oto my Hard Drive? Ram Dass (15)
     Suggestions for screen capture & annotation sw? Entrepreneur (12)
     Extracting Exchange Info StickyWicket (5)
     interviews but no jobs SR (9)
     Area wide Active Noise Suppression for Consumers? Goddard Bolt (22)
     So this is where the job market is heading! Nick (12)
     Flash interaction with Delphi George Koenig (1)
     Database Search Josh_from_3rd_floor (9)
     Smart, get things done, too much appreciated? John Fisher (24)
     Java Printing questions Mike Grace (12)
     Superstars Chi Lambda (9)
     What are your thoughts on SAP caleb (6)
     Liability, Accidents and Security Just me (Sir to you) (3)
     ping - puzzling behavior Jack Thybolt (4)
     Measuring Performance Mr. Metric (13)
     turned off because of "old" style GUI definitely not joel (16)
     When did it end? Alex (31)
     pink spotted screen of death FullNameRequired (7)
     Virus Of The Mind (The Book) Snacky (6)
     Motor giant Ford to move to Linux Anthony Rubin (15)
     testing automation tool for web applications Web Tester (4)
     basic economics me_in_the_corner (11)
     General Alexander Haig Ram Dass (8)
     Mozilla XUL for new application UI. christopher baus (7)
     Anyone else aghast getters/Setters discussion? Grumpy Old-Timer (28)
     Help Wanted: 2 Java Mobile developers j2mememe (0)
     Someone said Oracle frustrations? Patrik (5)
     Best Online Software Development "E-zines" Dave (2)
     How to handle dodgy work ethics Agurkie (27)
     errors--gone in a blink anonQAguy (4)
     search word from a list in files na (8)
     Technology News Sites Michael Popov (4)
     Best OS For Home Use? Fernanda Stickpot (46)
     Static variables - good, bad, or just plain ugly? (25)
     speaker phones nathan (11)
     How to deal with team members' mistakes Better Than Being Unemployed... (9)
     Simple ASP Question Chi Lambda (6)
     Outsorcing,, good articles RP (5)
     Speed Reading Techniques A Damn Slow Reader (12)
     Doctor Dobbs Journal Snacky (23)
     Software Configuration Management in Organizations Shlomi Fish (9)
     Best Anti-Spam & Anti Pop up tools A Depressed Procrastinator (21)
     Unit-testing BillyBill (50)
     The Making of Oracle Database 10g cocoa developer for mac (12)
     Do home users use Outlook? David (18)
     Techies that talk too much a noid (15)
     Web page watcher? Philo (17)
     program manager vs. product manager David Levin (4)
     Functional spec vs. product requirement doc David Levin (2)
     MySQL Installation & Configuration TOdd D. Levy (17)
     Overcoming Procrastination (HELP!) A Depressed Procrastinator (19)
     Adjusting requested salary? Interviewee (8)
     what type of company is fog creek? rz (4)
     What's your latest project? BillyBill (20)
     IP rights again -demos Anon (5)
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     security question Jed Boree (7)
     Decoupling Request and Response three-tiered newbie (20)
     europe outsource to india whoa (19)
     hosting service that doesn't suck... christopher baus (26)
     Web browsing problem nathan (2)
     Is there a need for an XML search engine? Nom-de-Plume (2)
     moving files on server 2003 preserving author windows noob. (1)
     ot: brain parsing of language blargle (28)
     Job References Dilemma Anon4Now (20)
     Other priority things easy (5)
     Localisation of ASP on IIS via VB Components Tim H (5)
     Server protocols Rob Walker (6)
     Why outsourcing often fails Master Blaster (21)
     Source of different versions of a web application Alexander Chalucov (9)
     Artcile on the evils of getter/setter methods... Crimson (32)
     Is Windows Installer a support nightmare? JWA (6)
     Whining Enineers the drizzle on the road (8)
     Carts that Crash and the Coders who love them Dissatisfied Customer Shopping Across the Street now (25)
     Trying to be C++ const correct! William C (32)
     Designing Rich Thin Clients - DHTML, Applets Ram Dass (13)
     FTP mode (passive or not) for application? Bored Bystander (16)
     Optimizing a query Philo (16)
     RFB Playback Dan S. (1)
     Winsock server with a dynamic IP Sathyaish Chakravarthy (4)
     C# books? Tim Miller (6)
     Am I damaged for good? RP (25)
     Star Team to CVS conversion? Joe Blandy (2)
     demo violates IP agreement? anon (32)
     Here we go again Just me (Sir to you) (12)
     Scary... A-Non-E-Mouse (13)
     Smallest exe ? Sh0rt (32)
     Am i choosing the ladder or the Snake ? Reva (15)
     Text based browser??? The One You Loved (TOYL) (14)
     Remote Control Wayne (8)
     C++ -> VC++ ub (5)
     Socket communication on WAN/Internet Sathyaish Chakravarthy (11)
     Critique of Eclipse IDE? Mitch & Murray (from downtown) (25)
     Missing Link to a thread on this forum Ram Dass (3)
     Comment and Question on RSS Ram Dass (8)
     Project Management - Microsoft PM 2000 Tast (9)
     Building a VB project in Developer Studio? Emerick Rogul (2)
     Security in your developer workplace na (14)
     Are Developers just complainers? BigRoy (21)
     who will do the UI ? joe programmer (45)'s algorithm Alex (9)
     More features = more Training = less ease of use? Albert D. kallal (14)
     Can credit bring an economy to it's knees? Max (50)
     huge spam messages a problem Buried in Spam (21)
     Detecting Memory Leaks in Shared Libraries PHP leak (5)
     Online Forms tomislav (4)
     Dot Com sites that are still around Johnny Draxo (11)
     What Makes a Good Director of IT? Stevie Ray (6)
     US Economy - Are these Problems? Ram Dass (20)
     Outsourcing encourages theft? Alex (17)
     Another take on American education Stephen Jones (70)
     Interesting:  Bill Joy leaving Sun... Crimson (27)
     .NET No-Touch Deployment GenX'er (4)
     Make sure your contract protects your IP Just me (Sir to you) (4)
     Open Folder Dialog for Windows Daren Thomas (17)
     Sun, JDK, PATH:A few years later... Enjoy (8)
     Any free XDrive like services out there anymore? Bella (12)
     Code snippet of tedious GUI programming with SDK? Bella (21)
     Win32 hosted DHCP server? Mitch & Murray (from downtown) (27)
     make a general product or target a market? paraclese (12)
     Distribute Tests Across Dev Tean PCs; Good or Bad? Control Freak (10)
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     Feedback from Website Redesign Bill Rayer (19)
     Honors Major in Computer Science anon (31)
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     Loading session values - best practice? Philo (12)
     Conformity in platforms rick chapman (133)
     A new company name David Rabinowitz (37)
     California: Eating the Valley's seed corn Just me (Sir to you) (20)
     Charge by hour Ruth (14)
     Good mailing list tool? Drake (8)
     Excruciatingly frustrating stupid html question JWA (12)
     Remember Six Degrees? RP (11)
     Why would one need an XML database? Puzzle Ment (24)
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     #JoS IRC Channel? GiorgioG (11)
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     Localization question Joel Spolsky (34)
     clipart Jon Newton (14)
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     Do you know the world is round? Danil (27)
     What happened to Windows debug kernel? Bill Rayer (4)
     OODB: Are they viable? Glade Warner (27)
     Why Johnny can't reed gud Philo (59)
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