"Geeks" and licensing

From: Chris Kennedy <chris_at_mainecoon.com>
Date: Mon Dec 17 20:10:10 2001

Steve Robertson wrote:

> IMHO, Steve McConnell's "Code Complete" should be required knowledge for all
> software engineers

Amen, brother. I'm still amazed that it's published by Microsquish Press.

> In real life, it's pretty tough to convince management that you should start
> all over. The typical reaction is to put the prototype in a box and sell as
> is :-(

Another manifestation of the "There isn't enough time to do it right but
there's enough time to do it over" school of thought :-(

Chris Kennedy
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Received on Mon Dec 17 2001 - 20:10:10 GMT

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