RE: Living documents?

Subject: RE: Living documents?
From: "Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 15 May 2006 17:15:21 -0400

Bingo -- thanks for proving my point. To be a "living document," must it
constantly change, or does it merely need to get used a lot? Not every
company would agree on this.

Poetry thrives on ambiguity. Tech writing chokes on it.

-- Dan Goldstein

> -----Original Message-----
> From: James Jones
> Sent: Monday, May 15, 2006 5:00 PM
> To: 'TECHWR-L'
> Subject: RE: Living documents?
> Is 'living' document a regular way of describing them?
> Anyway, I like this nomenclature and I'd guess that
> an immutable document, one that is not modified too
> much over the years, would still be a 'living'
> document. A dead one I guess would be one that is no
> longer used for any kind of reference.

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