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Re: [ljc] "I've never been a true believer in the Agile method"

From: Martijn V.
Sent on: Friday, June 14, 2013 12:58 PM
My suggestion is that people read the original manifesto and apply it in a manner that best suits themselves and their organisation. 

Anyone who's seen my Diabolical Developer and Modern Software Development Anti-Pattern (with Ben) rants to know my opinions on this particular subject, yes Scrum is a pyramid scheme ;-).

Cheers,
Martijn


On 14 June[masked]:28, Ged Byrne <[address removed]> wrote:
Because I want facts, not opinions.  I certainly don't want beliefs.  Only placebo's require belief.  "Belief" is what I object to, not "Agile."

Because In the beginning it was about uncovering better ways of developing software.  Now I have come to associate the "Agile" approach with dogma and mantra.  Many keep insisting that the best way to develop software has already been uncovered.  I think we still have a long way to go.

Because, to paraphrase Wilde, whenever everybody agrees with something I always feel it must be wrong.


On 14 June[masked]:11, Shaine <[address removed]> wrote:
Just for curiosity, why do you believe in the Agile method?







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