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   Re: [xml-dev] Agile XML Manifesto

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Ken North wrote:

>>>>>>These are all just tools.  Getting ideological about tools is kind of
>>pointless.  Would a Agile Home Improver say
>>"Agile pliers over rigid socket wrenches
>>Quick hammer and nails over tedious drills, screws, and screwdrivers
>>Universal adhesives over obsessive worry about which kinds of screws
>>or nails to use to join which kinds of materials"??? I don't think so
>>My nomination for XML-DEV quote of the year.

the only remark I would make is that we live in a world where developers
are essentially tool specialists instead of 'problem solvers',
technology selection becomes more of a contributing factor behiind
project success in such situations IMHO.

cheers, Jim Fuller


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