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Subject:specification for hardware From:Kathy Burns <burns -at- SKY -dot- SKY -dot- COM> Date:Wed, 9 Dec 1998 13:46:06 -0500
I have been asked to review a hardware functional specification for a
new motherboard, to determine if the specification provides enough
information to be the basis for documentation on the product, and give
suggestions for additional information, if necessary.
The spec provides a description of the motherboard with a block diagram,
and a brief description of all components on the motherboard, along with
a description of the local registers.
Does anyone have experience with a specification of this type? Should it
cover anything else? Is there information I should look for at this
stage that might help in developing documentation?
The document appears complete, but brief (little detail on any
Please respond to me directly and I will summarize the responses for the
list, if others are interested.