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I'm not doing much contracting on the side these days, but I
tell anyone who asks that without at least a rudimentary spec
and either an alpha build or a copy of an existing, similar
product I can't even provide a quote.
Of course, if you're a direct employee and you've just been
handed such an assignment, you're already floating in the
creek without a paddle...
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From: "Karen L. Zorn" <k -dot- zorn -at- zorntech -dot- com>
If I'm told in no uncertain terms there
are specs but no software, developers, or SMEs, I politely decline the