News Feed
Jobs Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

Cal Evans' Blog:
Software development DSL
August 23, 2010 @ 11:41:04

Cal Evans has posted a sort of lighthearted beginners guide to some of the terms that those outside the software development industry might not know - five terms with their explanations.

When I venture out into the real world, the one not populated with developers, I get a lot of strange looks and odd stares when I talk. Apparently there are a lot of people out there who don't grok grep, have never been slashdotted, and can't tell a brown number from a WAG. [...] Today I am going to share five of our more colorful terms from the software development DSL.

Some of the terms are well-known outside of the software development world like "yak shaving", "bike shedding" and "dogfooding" but there's one unique to the PHP community - being "Rasmused"...having less people in your talk's crowd because of a talk from someone more popular at the same time (Cal explains it better).

0 comments voice your opinion now!
software development domain specific language


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Job Posting: iContact Seeks Software Engineer (Durham, NC)

Sandro Groganz's Blog: Commercialization of PHP Software

Zend Developer Zone: PHP vs. X programming language

VulgarisOverIP: Send email with PHP and GMail hosted for your domain

Rails for PHP Blog: PHP, Meet YAML


Community Events











Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


install hack overview series application package podcast symfony2 hhvm release opinion framework language component composer unittest code introduction facebook security

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework