paul at pjcj.net
Mon May 14 18:29:20 BST 2007
On Mon, May 14, 2007 at 10:00:41AM -0700, Kirrily Robert wrote:
> On Mon, May 14, 2007 at 05:18:50PM +0100, asmith9983 at gmail.com wrote:
> > Hi
> > Isn't that the basis of the Agile programming methodolog ? Treat the first
> > version as the prototype to become fully acquainted with the problem, then
> > build the second version as the real version.
> Which particular agile methodology would that be?
"... plan to throw one away; you will, anyhow."
Frederick P. Brooks Jr. The Mythical Man-Month.
Although he now believes that to be wrong, "not because it is too
radical, but because it is too simplistic". "Don't Build One to Throw
Away -- The Waterfall Model Is Wrong!"
So perhaps it is actually the anti-agile methodology?
Paul Johnson - paul at pjcj.net
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