The Mythical Man Month

RazorbackRazorback OutbackMember Posts: 5,253

Saw an interview with John Carmak(image) recently and he mentioned this book http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Mythical_Man-Month

I dont claim to understand half of the maths or software engineering bits... but the people management stuff is classic and its so relevant to game programming... like Carmak(image) said in the interview...

Gotta love :

"Progress Tracking 

Question: How does a large software project get to be one year late? Answer: One day at a time!"

hehehe image

ummm so if you like this sort of thing go buy it... I got mine of Ebay for $6 + postage

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"Far away across the field, the tolling of the iron bell, calls the faithful to their knees. To hear the softly spoken magic spell" Pink Floyd-Dark Side of the Moon

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