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Those software projects have a manageable size; to be more specific, they can be realized by one or two persons during a period of a few months. , the product must be defined by requirements, programming should be done in a certain time and budget frame, the version and maintenance management cannot be ignored. If such a project is done by one person it is still a “one man show,” being very effective but of course with full dependency on one person. The addition of the second programmer changes rapidly the situation — it is just a completely different environment.
In relation to points made in the preceding paragraph it is fascinating to see that car manufacturers are beginning to have very serious problems with the software they are installing. , no appreciable background in developing software. As the difficulties of integrating poorly specifi ed components into the overall system increase, these companies are tempted to take panic measures, such as recruitment of another 300 programmers, mostly inexperienced. Unless significantly improved design methods are adopted, we shall soon see some disasters dwarfing what we have seen in the past few years.
The first question is what kind of documents will be read to understand a program. UML documents are understood by persons who know the modeling language, just like a C++ program can be read, to some extent, by a C++ programmer. fm Page 15 Tuesday, March 7, 2006 8:48 PM Evolution of Software Development Ⅲ by people who know neither UML notation nor C++. If we see some Japanese writing or Egyptian hier oglyphs we are impressed by their graphical beauty but we do not understand them. , 10 different arrow types that are used on the drawing?