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The singleton is a design pattern to ensure that exactly one application-wide instance of a particular class exists.

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Inheritance with Singletons [closed]

The problem / background I have a project, BusinessProject, that currently stores some static data in memory using the Singleton pattern - we'll call this class ...
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Fast efficient C++ Singleton template with proper constructor and destruction order

I wrote a Singleton template, with examples, google tests and README https://github.com/erez-strauss/init_singleton/blob/master/singleton.h The usage can be as simple as: ...
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Request for Comments: Singleton pattern implemented in Java

I have several utility classes who should only ever have one instance in memory, such as LogHelper, CacheHelper, etc. One ...
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Java MongoDB client as a singleton

Is below code a valid Singleton design pattern for Mongodb in Java? Please suggest any improvements. ...
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SharedPreferences singleton wrapper

I was wondering wether my implementation of the PreferenceService below is thread safe or could cause memory leaks. Android Studio gives me the warning "Do not place Android context classes in ...
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Usage of global variable for dynamic value that must be declared compile time [closed]

I've been trying to make a work-around for global usage; however, I can't seem to find an alternative. I'd like to create a C++ suffix function which converts pixels to millimeters. A custom gui ...
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Singleton Design Pattern implementation in a not traditional way

For implementing Singleton we can use Traditional way like this Article, but i think that to write it in another way: ...
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Destroy Singleton pattern in kotlin

I am practicing Singleton pattern in kotlin. It is a quiz app which has question tile with four options and one correctIndex. McqOldActivity.classs ...
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Using enum for singleton implementations to choose way of doing something

I have this service that reads emails from a mailbox as they come and I want to extract its contents in a map structure. For now I am interested only in the actual email (no images or attachments). I ...
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Singleton pattern for Redis connection

Recently I have learned about singleton design pattern. I have tried to implement Redis connection following singleton design pattern. conn/redis.go ...
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Modern C++ Singleton Template

I recently read about the C++17 static inline member declaration and thought that this will make templates a little bit cleaner, since static members can now be ...
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Singleton Database class

Currently my team is building an application involving a database. We have to write a lot of data (approx 2,000,000 records) to the database and therefore we decided to open a connection once and ...
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Proxy to hide singleton implementation [closed]

I have a resource (e.g., current program configuration) that I want to handle in a single class instance, but want to hide the fact that there is, in effect, a singleton class by using a proxy class. ...
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Singleton class to contain a DocumentClient instance, that can be overridden for testing

The DocumentClient is an object that accesses CosmosDb, but Microsoft recommends its kept as a ...
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Generic DialogueBox class with different parameters

I have implemented a DialogueBox class which can be static, singleton, service locator, etc. I have written it as a singleton pattern and implemented it in Unity3d engine. It is a part of a game. I ...
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Simple Publisher Subscriber in Java

I am new to Java and had some difficulty creating this simple Publisher Subscriber class. It finally seems to be working and I wanted to check if I have been following best practices and see if there ...
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Storing singleton instances in a generic utils class

In one of my java projects I use singletons a lot and I was looking for a way to reduce repeating code. I made a SingletonUtils class that accepts a class and ...
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Singleton method for Redis connection in Python

Here's my class for providing a singleton instance of a Redis connection. What do you think? ...
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Singleton rewrite based on old one

I inhereted an implementation of a singleton template. Althoug I read that singletons are bad, my program uses singletons throughout and I can not get rid of them at the moment. This is the ...
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PHP OOP registration with User class and singleton Database class [closed]

I created registration system with PHP. I have User class that will handle all the input and insert the user input into database, and i created Database class with Singleton pattern that will connect ...
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Singleton class and correct way to access it in C++

I'm currently trying to implement the singleton pattern in C++. After reading about it for a while now, it seems like there are a really large amount of different ways to do this. Is the way I ended ...
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Static class for constants with reference to java resources

I want to store the colors I use in the colors.xml file. In addition to using them in an xml-layout, I also want to use these colors in my Java code, when drawing ...
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Threadsafe DBContext in singleton

I found out the hardway that access to DbContext in .NET is not threadsafe. I have a singleton for logging things using a dbcontext. The original version uses something like ...
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Implementation of an OkHttp singleton for Android

I'm new to Android programming. I am going to make lots of HTTP requests: 500, 1k, 2k, 10k. I have tried to create a singleton class for OkHttp. I wrote this: ...
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Create another Singleton object from a Singleton class

I want to create a singleton object of a third party caching library (ThirdPartyKVStore). But I don't want to reference this class all over the place from where I ...
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Java Singleton getter/setter

I've created working setters/getters for an application, that will use a few different classes. This classes will use one class, that will store all data. I know, when I will use a standard ...
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Optimizing UITableViewCell with singleton property

In UITableViewCell class, I have two properties: UINavigationController ...
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Multilingual app without localizing

I'm making an iOS app which supports multiple languages but not in the built-in localized way. In iOS, for localization to work, the user has to change the device's language. But in the app I'm ...
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Multi-threaded Time Scheduler without polling

This is a quick shot at designing a time scheduler without polling. It is able to handle inputs which are to be executed earlier than already on the schedule. I want to improve it further, especially ...
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Several approaches to a logging class

I'm making a personal logger and so far I have come up with 3 solutions. I have them simplified in this example to highlight my dilemma. I want to know the pros and cons of my approaches and ways to ...
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Creating an object handler that loads objects in an array in PHP

I am creating tooltips that I will use throughout my site. Each individual tooltip is created as an object, all of these tooltips need to be ingested with these rules: I should be able to hold an ...
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Two-way data binding

Why reinvent the wheel? I personally like to implement all of my JS from scratch, I try to stay away from using the likes of jQuery or any external sources/libraries/frameworks as much as possible. ...
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shared_instance implementation using C++ and RAII

I created a little singleton-like class that gets deleted when there is no reference to it anymore (so its lifetime shall be somewhat predictable). I aimed to make ...
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Attempting to make my properties an enum based singleton

I was attempting to implement my first singleton using an enum, was a bit of a struggle for me and I'm not sure if its right and more importantly thread safe? Property provider enum: ...
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Fed Singleton struct class from plist

I have a plist file which has URLs in it and struct class is feeding from this plist. This struct class has static variable which I use to reach URLs in every part of the app. My question is that I'm ...
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ObjectManager - Single Instance Object managerment

I have designed an objectservice for a single threaded game rpg server. It's purpose is to store the entire set of objects in a single instance shared by all connected clients. it's purpose it follows ...
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HttpClient wrapper for simple calls with optional cert

Trying to ensure each controller contains it's own httpclient. The super user can change which endpoint is called from the site and some of those endpoints do not require a certificate, but some ...
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Single-instance WPF application

This is the code I implemented so far to create a single instance WPF application: ...
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Log4j Singleton

I'm trying to design and develop a singleton class that will handle resolution and configuration of log4j (not log4j2). The basic idea is to have a single class, reusable in any application, that ...
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Singleton with a volatile and synchronized instance

I created a singleton to have a unique instance of ExecutorService in my application. I whould like to know which is the better of the two classes below. First one : ...
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Singleton design pattern study

I am learning design patterns and the singleton is one of them. What are your opinions on the code? Please feel free to share. I know singletons are not popular because of complications in testing. I ...
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Singleton lock for a queue

This is a singleton class which can be accessed anywhere including the shouldLock variable. I want to make sure that the variable is thread safe. Basically the <...
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Comments on singleton Swift status bar alert

I was trying out some projects like a status bar alert. It made most sense for this status bar to be a singleton: there is only one alert visible at a time. ...
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ASP.NET Web Forms Singleton

Is this way acceptable to do a C# singleton for use in ASP.NET webforms legacy app: ...
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A generic singleton

What do you think about this for a generic singleton? ...
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Singletons with eager and lazy instantiation

I've found more than one implementation of the Singleton Pattern in Java (more like 5-6). I want to know if both of the following snippets of code (written by me) are valid implementations of ...
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PHP Simple Admin

I need to create a small app that can add options, save them into a database and retrieve info, which are painted in Panel and an Editor, and I've decided to do it manually, and trying to figure out ...
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PHP Singletons Wrapper (Dynamic Admin) [closed]

I need to create an administration board that allows devs to create or modify options and display them in a panel. The Admin needs to be the same on each call made to it. I've chosen to make all ...
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An improved single instancing library

I previously posted a question: Single instancing class and received some good feedback on it. I have implemented most of the changes suggested by @EBrown. I also implemented the suggestion by @...