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Levels of Software Specificity

By , 28 September 2008

Levels of Software Specificity

Why would you start at the bottom of this chart? People seem to do it all the time:

hmmmm... that seems like a good idea. i can whip it up in no time. okay, i guess i should test this. hey it did something! but, hang on i didn't really want it to do that. if i just change this i can get it to do something else. ouch! now the first bit broke, but i might still be able use it to if these conditions hold true. that's still useful isn't it? it could happen right? wait. hang on, what the hell are we trying to do again?

Repeat ad nauseum.

Levels of Software Specificity

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Levels of Software Specificity

Roger Keays is an artist, an engineer, and a student of life. Since he left Australia in 2009, he has been living as a digital nomad in over 40 different countries around the world. Roger is addicted to surfing. His other interests are music, psychology, languages, and finding good food. Click here to subscribe to his weekly blog, or stalk him on Facebook and Twitter.

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