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Doing Justice to V&V

One of my secret passions is to kill the man (or woman) who started to use the terms verification and validation in the software world. I know you are hiding out there and when I find you, I will do justice. I mean, first of all there is this horrible trick of using two words that sound so close in English. We don't use many of those 'V' words in this language on a day to day basis so just starting out with a 'V' pretty much means we ignore the rest of the letters. I think...

  1. Posted on July 29, 2007 6:40:AM by Earl Beede to Practicing Earl
  2. Testing & QA, Technique, humor, testing, validation, verification, v&amp, v