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Subject:Kovitz vs Traditional From:"Charter, Tara M." <Charter -dot- Tara -at- mayo -dot- edu> To:TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Thu, 3 Feb 2000 08:43:25 -0600
Kovitz (in Practical Software Requirements) states that the functional
specification is the 'what' and the design specification is the 'how'. I
believe that, traditionally, with step-by-step development, the design spec
was the 'what' and the functional spec was the 'how'.
Although I'm inclined to go Kovitz' way, I'm wondering how you have declared
the 'what' and the 'how' in your endeavors to provide useful documentation.