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Subject:Should I document this feature? From:Joe Weinmunson <litlfrog -at- gmail -dot- com> To:techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com Date:Fri, 6 Aug 2010 10:22:35 -0400
At startup, our program looks for a license file in the application
directory. That license controls what features of the program are
activated for the user and how many users can access the program at
the same time. There are three menu functions that involve the
license: updating, reading license information, and copying a license
from one file to another. However, I can't think of any situation
where the end user can or should be using those menu functions if
they're not on the phone with tech support anyway. Should I leave
those commands out of the documentation completely? Explain what each
one does? Or take some kind of middle road? Thanks.
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