Re: Resources on estimating documentation projects

Subject: Re: Resources on estimating documentation projects
From: Tony Markos <ajmarkos -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: Edwin Skau <eddy -dot- skau -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 5 Jan 2006 07:40:02 -0800 (PST)


I have read Hackos. Starting out by first listing all
the user tasks assumes that you already know what all
the tasks are. Where is the discipline to validate
that what happens to pop into ones head is


--- Edwin Skau <eddy -dot- skau -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:

> Hi,
> It's been a while since I read Hackos, but yes, she
> does recommend a
> requirements analysis. This involves listing all the
> user tyasks, and
> distributing them across the system users defined by
> role and
> responsibility.
> Tony, that dollar/donut wager is useless unless
> you're willing to read the
> book.
> Edwin

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