Writing More Than Code in Software Development

The recent trend in software development has been to produce less documentation and writing material. Many developers have interpreted the Agile Manifesto preference of “working software over comprehensive documentation” as the authorization to stop producing any document during a project. This has been translated in sentences like “the code is the documentation” or “the requirements […]

Documentation in Software Development

There is currently a trend to produce “just enough” documentation in software development. We should however not forgot that what we might estimate “just enough” today when everything is fresh in our mind could transform itself in “not enough” three months later. Here are some quotes about documentation in software development that I found in […]