RE: naming conventions

Subject: RE: naming conventions
From: "Steve Hudson" <steve -at- wright -dot- com -dot- au>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 24 Oct 2001 11:46:17 +1000

1 char Document Type Prefix - 1 char Subtype - 6 char Unique Serial Number -
. - file extension

Document Type prefixes vary from purposing to purposing. It is usual to
include all the usual suspects: Policies, Stds, Plans, Processes,
Procedures, Instructions, References, Manual, User Guide, Quick Reference,
Form blah blah

These can be ratified into Internal documents and External documents or
whatever. Conduct a quick audit of document types in-house to be supported
by the repository and viola.

Steve Hudson
Principal Technical Writer
Wright Technologies (Aus)
steve -at- wright -dot- com -dot- au
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