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Posts tagged as patterns

Singletons considered harmful

2009-08-29 by David, tagged as oop, patterns

The trouble with people is that they tend to oversimplify things. It's in our nature. But, this trait can get us into trouble, especially when dealing with complex systems. When it comes to programming patterns, I submit that the singleton pattern is overused and is currently causing more harm than good. Stop the madness!

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