RE: "Allow" vs. "Require"

Subject: RE: "Allow" vs. "Require"
From: "Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riveraintech -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 10 Apr 2012 16:30:25 -0400

Nope. See: http://tinyurl.com/72crr5a

Some of my target audience prefers this format, and nobody minds it.


-----Original Message-----
From: Lauren
Sent: Tuesday, April 10, 2012 4:15 PM
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Subject: Re: "Allow" vs. "Require"

...
> Why the longer versions? Why not just, "the Number of Bears field is
> mandatory, the Color of Bears field is optional"? Because some of my
> target audience prefers requirements that begin with, "The RCP
shall..."
> or "The RCP shall not..."

Are they lawyers?
...




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References:
"Allow" vs. "Require": From: Dan Goldstein
RE: "Allow" vs. "Require": From: Dan Goldstein
Re: "Allow" vs. "Require": From: Lauren

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