Eric W. Biederman
01 Jan 1999 12:45:54 -0600
>>>>> "RB" == RE01 Rice Brian T EM2 <BRice@vinson.navy.mil> writes:
>> An simple example:
>> At work we are given descriptions of output files that need to be
>> created from our database. We are told the record size.
>> The starting and ending position of each field.
>> The way data should be represented in each field.
>> A description of what data should be placed in each field.
RB> i'm not sure how this relates to this case. could you explain in a more
RB> explicit way?
I was attempt to explain what a good specification by way
It was my hope that I wouldn't have to get involed past the point
of showing the need for specs. Ah beautiful dreams.
What I will do is write a spec for specs, which
should provide a good example, as well as a clear explanation of what
Then I will critique any specs on how well they meet my criterion for
See you in a little while when it is done.