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Re: is that a fork in the road?
- From: Marcus Carr <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- To: Tim Bray <email@example.com>
- Date: Mon, 05 Mar 2001 14:24:23 +1100
Tim Bray wrote:
> In fact (in particular from the Extreme Programming point of view), you
> should arguably *always* use it as a model for software development.
Yes, but they would all involve having fairly concrete vision of the endgame
requirements during development. You would be one member of a small group that I
could be convinced has that kind of vision about XML and all the related bits and
pieces. I certainly don't and I'm not embarrassed to admit it, because I doubt if a
great number of people do. Nonetheless, as I mentioned in my previous post, I'm
optimistic about the eventual outcome.
> And incrementalism applies well as an approach to lots of other
> activities, too.
Does that mean we're going to get another crack at all this if we screw it up? :-)
Marcus Carr email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Allette Systems (Australia) www: http://www.allette.com.au
"Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler."