blog.PaplooTheLearned.net: Rant: Names Are NOT Identifiers
If the UI team changes the name in the table to "Pending", all the code written around lookup and comparison to "New" breaks! Names are Two Concepts in One: Identifiers and Labels. What happened here is that the developers confused the concept of an identifier. Be shown in a UI, but should always. Be used by developers for look-up, comparison, and whatever else they need. The latter should only. Ever be used for user display, and never. What About My "id" Column? Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom). And I...
blog.PaplooTheLearned.net: April 2008
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