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Negative Requirements

DZone's Guide to

Negative Requirements

· Agile Zone ·
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Whatever new awaits you, begin it here. In an entirely reimagined Jira. 

Nothing is funnier than requirements which state things that are not to happen.

An actual quote.

... don't screw up cutting and pasting and the "/" vs "\" depending on unix / windows.

Why not list everything that's not supposed to happen?

  • No fire in the server room.
  • No anthrax outbreak.
  • No Zombie apocalypse.

The list could go on. I wonder why it doesn't.

New roadmaps, more flexible boards, and dozens of new integrations. And that's just the beginning.  

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