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Re: Re: How to unintentionally lie to your client and look like a chump when it's all over

by petdance (Parson)
on Jun 14, 2001 at 22:32 UTC ( #88559=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: How to unintentionally lie to your client and look like a chump when it's all over
in thread How to calculate development time?

The problem with the Scotty method is that your project might well take 6 times longer than you think it's going to take.

Also, Scotty had reasonable requirements. "Give me warp speed in 3 minutes or we're all dead" is a clear requirement.

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Andy

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