by Chris Pitt

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CHAPTER 4

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Configuration

One of our goals is to create a framework that is easy to configure, yet assumes some basic things so that it is fast to develop with and flexible to change. It follows that we would require a standard format for storing, and method for retrieving, configuration variables. There are a number of approaches to this topic, and in this chapter, we will look at two popular methods.

Goals

  • We need to review different methods of configuration, and decide on the best one to use for our framework/application.
  • We need to build a set of classes that we can use to parse configuration files, and provide a clear set of configuration ...

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