Re: Beta documentation quality

Subject: Re: Beta documentation quality
From: quills -at- airmail -dot- net
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Tue, 06 Apr 2010 00:22:11 -0500

Beat - It's not finished, and if you stake your life on it all being
correct, I pity you, fool.

Scott

On 4/5/10 4:37 PM, p -dot- vuncanon -at- att -dot- net wrote:
> Does anyone out there have a list of criteria they adhere to for beta-quality documentation?
>
> Some tech pub folks say that beta doc is merely a snapshot of the documentation as it stands at the beta release timeframe. Others say that as long as you have a Beta watermark on the beta doc than you should be covered. I was curious if there's a more rigorous set of criteria that anyone uses to decide if their doc is beta quality or not. Thanks.
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Beta documentation quality: From: p . vuncanon

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