Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.
 

Re: [XP] Plan-driven methodologies

Expand Messages
  • JeffGrigg
    ... This leads us to the odd conclusion that strict control is something that matters a lot on relatively useless projects and much less on useful projects.
    Message 1 of 41 , Jul 1, 2012
      --- Laurent Bossavit <lolists@...> wrote:
      > Read this and the original article for context:
      > http://upon2020.com/2009/07/tom-demarco-software-engineerings-time-has-come-and-gone/

      "This leads us to the odd conclusion that strict control is something that matters a lot on relatively useless projects and much less on useful projects."

      Nice. ;->
    • Kay A Pentecost
      Hey, Curtis, I knew you weren t confusing me... and it s okay. I know you re wise and wonderful and witty!! Kay
      Message 41 of 41 , Jul 10, 2012
        Hey, Curtis,

        I knew you weren't confusing me... and it's okay. I know you're wise and
        wonderful and witty!!

        Kay

        > -----Original Message-----
        > From: extremeprogramming@yahoogroups.com
        > [mailto:extremeprogramming@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of Curtis Cooley
        > Sent: Tuesday, July 10, 2012 2:48 PM
        > To: extremeprogramming@yahoogroups.com
        > Subject: Re: [XP] Plan-driven methodologies
        >
        > On Thu, Jun 28, 2012 at 5:47 PM, Kay A Pentecost
        > <tranzpupy@...>wrote:
        >
        > > **
        > >
        > >
        > > Hey, Curtis,
        > >
        > > Don't confuse me with someone who wants to change established terms. I'm
        > > serious about those questions. I have no judgment about the term.
        > >
        > > I hadn't heard the term until today... or I missed it when it was used.
        > >
        > > I just want to know what it means and how it came about.
        > >
        > > Sorry for the confusion, Kay. I'm not confusing you with anyone, I was
        > just referencing another, longer, more bitter, discussion we had earlier
        > on
        > terms. Just trying to be witty ;)
        > --
        > --------------------------------------
        > Curtis Cooley
        > curtis@...
        >
        >
        > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
        >
        >
        >
        > ------------------------------------
        >
        > To Post a message, send it to: extremeprogramming@...
        >
        > To Unsubscribe, send a blank message to: extremeprogramming-
        > unsubscribe@...
        >
        > ad-free courtesy of objectmentor.comYahoo! Groups Links
        >
        >
        >
      Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.