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Re: My project estimates are based on:

by Ratazong (Monsignor)
on Aug 01, 2012 at 11:43 UTC ( #984774=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to My project estimates are based on:

Actually its a mixture of the first four: first studying the requirements, getting a gut-feeling based on this, then doubling/scaling that effort and at the end adding a random number so the whole thing looks somehow more realistic. It works quite well, and allows me to finish in time in most cases :-)

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