RE: Do We Need James Clark to get Good Recs?
It's simpler and less political than that, David: Fewer nodes with each node exhibiting higher competence. Higher competence means eliminating rabbit trails with the fewest number of messages; or, simpler, given a set of alternatives, selecting the correct choice fastest. Experience counts but counting and choosing what to count are not the same skill. XML succeeds mostly because people desperately want to be innovators and heros and still belong to a group. len From: David Megginson [mailto:david@m...] I cannot claim to have done any proper scientific survey, but I've noticed a few common characteristics among specs: 1. Simplicity succeeds. 2. Process is poison. 3. Code first, then specify. 4. Almost every new spec fails anyway.
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