Re: Down time

Subject: Re: Down time
From: "Dana Worley" <dana -at- campbellsci -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 07 Oct 2004 16:43:36 -0600

On Wednesday, October 06, 2004, Leigh Price wrote:

> I have a question for the folks who write software
> documentation. How much down time do you typically
> have between projects?

Zero. By the time we get to release of one product, engineering has
already been working on the code for the next release or newer,
better product. Plus, I manage a product which is developed out of

In the 7 years I've been at my current position, there has NEVER
been any down time. Of course, not only do I write documentation,
but I also do a lot of hardware and software testing.

Dana W.


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