ENGINEERING COMPUTER PROGRAM DOCUMENTATION STANDARDS-A DISCUSSION

FOLLOWING COMMENTS UPON THE ORIGINAL PAPER, ENTITLED "ENGINEERING COMPUTER PROGRAM DOCUMENTATION STANDARDS," THE WRITERS PRESENT THEIR VIEWS ON THE SUBJECT. THEY BELIEVE THAT A PROGRAMMING STANDARD WHICH WILL SURVIVE IN THE REAL WORLD OF BUDGETARY, OF TIME CONSTRAINTS, AND OF STUBBORN PROGRAMMERS SET IN THEIR WAYS, WILL POSSESS THE THE FOLLOWING CHARACTERISTICS: (1) SPECIFIC SUBJECT HEADINGS OR QUETIONS WHICH WILL ENCOURAGE SPECIFIC ANSWERS; (2) AVOIDANCE OF REPETITIOUS QUESTIONS; AND (3) ENCOURAGEMENT OF A DOCUMENT-WHILE-YOU-WORK PHILOSOPHY.

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    • PROC PAPER 10184
  • Authors:
    • Rouse, J D
    • Chiapetta, R L
  • Discussers:
    • Longinow, A
  • Publication Date: 1973-12

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  • Accession Number: 00230358
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Tech Note
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 31 1974 12:00AM