A proxy, in its most general form, is a class functioning as an
interface to something else. The proxy could interface to anything: a
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The decorator pattern is a design pattern that allows behaviour to be added to an existing object dynamically. More about this pattern. I don’t have a...
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A flyweight is an object that minimizes memory use by sharing as
much data as possible with other similar objects; it is a way to use
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The bridge pattern is a design pattern used in software engineering
which is meant to "decouple an abstraction from its implementation so
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The composite pattern describes that a group of objects are to be
treated in the same way as a single instance of an object. The intent of
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In software engineering, the singleton pattern is a design pattern
that restricts the instantiation of a class to one object. This is
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Create objects based on a template of an existing object through cloning. More about this pattern. This is how it looks like: Surprisingly
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Define an interface for creating an object, but let the classes that implement the interface decide which class to instantiate. The Factory method lets a class...
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I've mentioned before that I really don’t like the Abstract Factory pattern, and in particular, code like this:static IGUIFactory CreateOsSpecificFactory()
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I had a job to check our project code quality. And have to report it
back to my team leader for any obstacle that i found in the project. I
found a lot...
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tells me that I purchased this book in Sep 2004, and have since then
misplaced it, for some reason. I remember how important this book...
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It defines an object that encapsulates how a set of objects interact.
Mediator promotes loose coupling by keeping objects from referring to...
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The Memento captures and externalizes an object’s internal state so
that the object can later be restored to that state. Command can use...
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The State pattern allows an object to alter its behavior when its internal state changes
Localizes state-specific behavior and...
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Decouples abstraction from implementation. Inheritance tightly couples
an abstraction with an implementation at compile time. The Bridge...
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