advantages/disadvantages to where your nameservers are

I can either use the nameservers at "name.com" or here at "slicehost.com". Are there advantages/disadvantages to either? My guess is that it comes down to how much I trust the nameserver at "name.com". But are there any security issues to consider? ...

Ubuntu Advantages/Disadvantages and Features on *buntu

I am new to the Linux world and I am using Ubuntu for my Desktop right now. I have learned that there are many "versions" of *buntu. :)KubuntuUbuntuXubuntuGobuntuEdubuntuare there more?Can someone tell me the advantages/disadvantages and features of each? It will be awesome to know more ab ...

Ubuntu Wireless question and Advantages/Disadvantages of 64 bit install?

I have a 6 month old MacBook Pro that I just installed 10.04 LTS on a partition, so I can do either Mac OSX or Ubuntu. I havent used it yet since I cant update any software because the internet connection isn't set up. Is it supposed to sense the wi-fi sources automatically like MAC OSX does? I have ...

Ubuntu What are the advantages/disadvantages of full Data Encryption?

HiI want to be able to encrypt some data so that you need a pass code to access it. Does anyone know what the advantages/disadvantages of Full Disk Data Encryption is? Does it slow your machine down? Is it worth it? I have some important finical information I want kept safe. ...

Oracle Advantages/disadvantages of PL/SQL Collections

When I found that conventional queries used to create procedures are getting slower, I tried an approach known as Collection. the example is :create or replace procedure zlapaccrued01_iq(branch IN varchar2,dates IN varchar2)AS dtTodaysDate DATE;szBranchID VARCHAR2(30);type RC_Contract_Master is reco ...

Advantages/Disadvantages of installing Oracle RAC on Windows 2003 VS Linux

I am not very good with linux, have to create a Oracle RAC environment using dataabse 10g. I just need to know the advantages/disadvantages of configuring RAC on windows and on linux operating system.Please help me with this. Please also specify what is the best available windows and linux version t ...

Oracle Differences & advantages/disadvantages using OCFS & OMF

Differences & advantages/disadvantages using “OCFS & OMF” against “ServiceGuard & Veritas CFS” in a RAC implementation ...

Ubuntu Advantages/Disadvantages of Long/Short Client Lease Times of Routers

I was looking at the settings of my linksys wireless-g router today, and I noticed that in the main setup page, there is an option for "Client Lease Time"The info on the right says: "The Client Lease Time is the amount of time a network user will be allowed connection to the Router wi ...

What are the Advantages/Disadvantages between Suse 10 eval and Suse 10 open source?

Does any one know what the advantages and disadvantages between the 2 are? Novell says there is no time limit on the eval version, but is there annoying messages that ask for you to upgrade? Is the open source version missing helping tools? Any input is appreciated thanx. ...

rebuild with rpm - advantages? disadvantages?

Many sites offer precompiled 3rd party rpms, that one can install on their linux distribution (such as package-1.0-1.packager.rpm). These sites also typically offer the source code (package-1.0-1.packager.src.rpm).Is it feasible, and if feasible, is there any point in downloading the source code pac ...

Oracle What are the Advantages & Disadvantages of Global Variable at Package Level

Please tell me,What is mean by Global Variable?What are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Global Variable at Package Level against Private Variable? ...

Oracle Cluster advantages/disadvantages

I want to know about the advantages and disadvantages of the various cluster types: B*Tree, Hash etc...Where I can find information on when to use a particular type of cluster? ...

Ubuntu Advantages/Disadvantages Of Preload?

Should I install preload? What are the advantages and disadvantages? ...

Ubuntu - the advantages & disadvantages

I've gotten to see a lot of advantages and disadvantages Ubuntu has relative to other operating systems I've tried. A lot of the things that Ubuntu does better or worse than other OSes is mentioned at wikivs.com .Ubuntu measures up well in terms of:Working well with low cost hardware and softwareDoe ...

Advantages & Disadvantages of Link Building

Here are the Advantages of Link Building1. Increases link popularity2. Increases page rank3. Easy to get links in the future4. Increases search engine ranking5. Increases website traffic6. Increases sales7. Popularizes business8. Cost effective AdvertisingDisadvantages of Link1. Chances of reduced s ...

Advantages/Disadvantages of Oracle Forms Developer?

Can anyone tell me the advantages and disadvantage of using Oracle Forms Developer to publish on the web? ...

Advantages/disadvantages of Fedora

So, I'm taking a class that covers Red Hat's Fedora. I'll be getting so friendly with it over the next 13 weeks that a restraining order may be filedAnyway, if I'll be using this distro I was wondering what you guys think are some of the advantages/disavantages of using Fedora over other distros ...

Advantages/Disadvantages to building pages with the dom

Can anyone think of any major disadvantages to building large chunks of web pages strictly through js and the dom? ...

Advantages/Disadvantages to building pages with the dom

Can anyone think of any major disadvantages to building large chunks of web pages strictly through js and the dom? ...

Speed advantages/disadvantages of PHP includes

I have three questions regarding the speed of loading a web page.1. If I use a lot of php includes, the server has to put the parts together each time a page is requested. Assuming this is a state-of-the-art server (year 2007), would there still be advantages (speed wise) if I put as much code as po ...

Advantages, disadvantages of SAN-attached NSDs?

Folks: We are planning to use GPFS for several high performance computing clusters (including a BlueGene). We expect to have a number of NSDs in one cluster, exporting several file systems. Different clusters will then remote-mount this common storage. Competing groups will be using different cluste ...

Oracle Datawarehousing Advantages/Disadvantages

Can anyone shed some light on pros/cons of Oracle for datawarehousing in terms of integration abilities.Here's a start.Can use ETL tool or ELTCan seamlessly integrate with E-business suiteYou can set up Change Data Capture, but I get the impression the other vendors (IBM DataMirror, Teradata/TIBCO) ...

Oracle Advantages & Disadvantages of Packages..

I am RP. Could anybody explain about Packages and its uses. ...

Ubuntu Advantages / Disadvantages of KDE / Gnome

The only application that I have really missed since I switched from Windows is Visio. I have been using ubuntu 100% since mid-May of this year. I generally like the Gnome interface.In fairness, I have also heard some very good things about KDE and I'm thinking of giving Kubuntu a try. I do have a c ...

Oracle Advantages and Disadvantages of calling java from PL/SQL

I have one doubt. What are all the advantages and disadvantages of the calling java from PL/SQL?In actual scenario the java program will be in the Application server side. It will do the operation and it will store the result in Data base. But in this case (calling java from PL/SQL), we are loading ...

Ubuntu Virtual Machine Advantages and Disadvantages

I was just wondering...does anybody have a list of advantages/disadvantages to running Ubuntu in Microsoft Virtual Machine? I want to learn Ubuntu (or just Linux for that matter), but I don't want to have to choose what OS to boot every time I start my computer up, so Virtual Machine seems like a go ...

Data Modeler -- Schema to Object Model question

Using Data Modeler, I converted an existing SQL Server 2000 database to a schema.I want to convert the schema to an object model. Rose Data Modeler asks three questions:1) The name of the Object model package.2) The prefix for Objects in the prefix (the default is OM_)3) Whether or not to incude pri ...

Advantages of Qmail over Sendmail

I have been using Sendmail for awhile now and have grown quite comfortable with it... However I am also the type that I like to try new things..... With that I am considering replacing Sendmail with Qmail... It appears everyone seems to tout “Qmail is much better than Sendmail”I'd like to elicit e ...

Incremental Cube Build in cognos 8.4.1 Transformer using packages as data s

We are implementing incremental cube in Cognos 8.4.1 Transformer in our project. We are using packages as data sources. We have published two packages, one for initial build and another for incremental build. We are trying to automate the cube using Unix scripts. We have saved the model after the in ...

Oracle Advantanges/Disadvantages db_block_size

My Datawarehousing database block size is 8k , we ate planning to increase it to 16K by creating new database.Can some1 tell me the advantages/disadvantages of moving to 16k on RAC database. Its on Solaris 10 Oracle 10.2.0.3.Also i heard that based on avg_row_length we can decide if we need to incre ...

Projects using Waterfall, Prototyping, Incrememtal model

Can you give me name of projects using waterfall model and prototyping model incremental model?What do you think about project have "enough quality "?I thinkThe project have enough quality would be complete. This project using RAD model or waterfall model. Because of time, cost ...

Oracle Database Models

Oracles database has been since time memorial been based on the Relational data base model. We even have a way of converting object models into Relational model. Why do we stick to this model only? Other models; especially the Object oriented Database model is gaining popularity and the logical step ...

Ubuntu RAID 5 or 10. Best HDD / Setup for RAID. EXT3 / 4 or NTFS?

I’m in the process of putting together a server for storing media which could be streamed over a LAN to several clients.The server has Ubuntu Alternate 9.04 installed over a RAID 1 (2x40GB Seagate IDE HDD).It also has 12 x 3.5inch Hot-swap HDD bays which I plan to use in a RAID array for media stor ...

Oracle Help with use of Java Stored Procedures to invoke Java Code within Applicat

Good afternoon everyoneOur development team is looking for some assistance/validation of a design strategy we are deploying for a client. Let me first layout the environment and then the design issue at hand:Business User Workstation component: Oracle SQL*Developer 1.5.xReporting Tool: Actuate e.Spr ...

Ubuntu Learning about Comp. Sci in general?

Probably a stupid question, but where would I go about learning about just Computer science in general (on internet), I want to learn about the different pieces of hardware, how they're designed and work, some concepts such as single-core vs. dual-core and some advantages disadvantages of certain ty ...

Oracle Tips for Using Containment Relationships (When Are They Required?)

Our team was recently discussing when to use containment relationships, and we realized that there is room for improvement in our understanding. Having read many of the help topics, the primary use for containment relationships seems to be the ability to determine whether or not an entity is complet ...

jQuery Validation: Which and why...

I am wondering what the relative advantages / disadvantages are ofvalidating purely in php vs. in jQuery. ...

jQuery Ajax file upload problems

I'm trying to use the Ajax File Upload plugin found here.I've entirely copied the javascript in the demo page's source and named my HTML elements the same as on the page. The only difference is the URL to post to.However, when I click the input button that I've wired up I get the following erro ...

VC++ File Handling for CString.

I am working on a project and i need to save a CString to a file and load it back later. I found out that i could use:1.) the CFile method.2.) the CArchive method. 3.) the fstream method.What are the various advantages/disadvantages of using any of these methods? Which one should I use for my basic ...

Traditional Singleton Implementation vs Static Object Singleton Implementation

I have usually implemented Singletons as described in the Design Patterns book. Recently someone suggested another implementation of Singleton using creating a static instance of a class and returning that instead of using new and returning a pointer to the new singleton. I would like to get your in ...

Logic Error on limiting the modification to the maxvalue

In my previous post, I asked how to create a function that would allow me to add to or subtract from a maxvalue, and thankfully I got help regarding that. However, something's got me stumped for the past few weeks that I still can't resolve...This is the relevant code:<html><head><scr ...

FYI - jQTouch r159 fixes showstoppers that motivated jQuery Mobile port for me

Some of the same bugs are present in jQuery Mobile (events not trigging through span classes in list items, flaky checkboxes and radio boxes).  Other issues are different based on design approach taken by jQT and jQM developers.  Advantages/disadvantages in both platforms.I have reverted t ...

I Need some help for a schoolproject

My name is Robin and I am studying computer science. I am working on a project and I am doing some research after ASP. I hope to get some answers here for some questions or else a homepage where I can easily find answers to my questions.What are the biggest advantages/disadvantages of Perl?Why shoul ...

JSP vrs PHP

In the last conferences that I attendeda lot of big IT players (Sun,IBM,etc)emphasized the effort to make Java the"standard" programming language. Takingthis into consideration I'd like to hearopinions from PHP and JSP users aboutwhat do you think about JSP vrs PHP,advantages, disadvantage ...

echo or print or HTML

Hithis is a basic question:To show HTML content there are three ways:1. echo "content";2. print "content";3. [using HTML] ?> content <?I basically use the 1. and 3. way.Here my question.What advantages/disadvantages does each of the three different ways have like the needed ...

Should a switch browsers?

I'v had this issue lately with the About:blank virus. I've heard a few rumours that using an internet browser besides IE might solve the problem.What are the advantages/disadvantages in choosing a new browser? And if I did want to switch, what should I be looking at? ...

OO(P) Website, is it worth it??

I've a question, I have the understanding if OO(P), but I can't see the advantages to program a (normal) website the OO manner. May oppinion is that the overhead is rather big (if not huge). Won't you end up with many many classes? Webpage's with defferent scripts, or multiple scripts, different men ...

Hard Drive Questions

I hope you don't mind rookie posts, but that is what I am. I want to add a 200 gig Maxtor HDD to 2 existing 30 gig Maxtor HDDs. I am running XP Home SP 2 ( Atapi.sys version 5.1.2600.2180 ). I have an Asus a7v133 MB w/ 2 ide channels and 2 ata channels. Each 30GB is currently on its' own ata master ...

static SQL with ODBC: experiences?

I'm considering the use of statically bound SQL in an MS-Windows application (dotNet: ODBC and OLEDB) accessing DB2 for z/OS. Do some of you have experience with this? And comment on setup, complexity, advantages, disadvantages, ...A first quick search leads me to the "db2cap" command and ...

PCMCIA-SATA or USB-SATA

I have a laptop, OS: Mandriva linux.I want to buy a conector from USB to SATA or PCMCIA to SATA and I don't know which is better idea, the price is almost the same.With whitch kind of connector the external( almost external) HDD adding would be easier, whitch of them have better drivers, whitch will ...