Saturday, September 21, 2013

Document maintenance

Everyone I know is frustrated by the chore -- many times thankless -- of maintaining project documentation. It seems that as fast as it is produced, it is obsolete and requires expensive maintenance. This issue inspired the agilists to write their agile manifesto this way:
"We have come to value .... Working [product]over comprehensive documentation"
Now comes evidence of the problem, as seen by Matthew Squair on a ferry in Sydney:

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