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Errata for Agile in a Flash

 

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  • Reported in: P1.0 (12-Oct-11)
#47744
Paper page: 4
Card Back - Tracker is not mentioned on the back - Tracker could be rotated around team or dedicated person for multiple teams. -Running Tested Fea...more...
  • Reported in: P1.0 (12-Oct-11)
#47745
Paper page: 17
Card Back - Somewhere (this card or another), you should discuss trade offs between INVEST values(e.g. when adding a security feature to legacy SW wit...more...
  • Reported in: P1.0 (12-Oct-11)
#47746
Paper page: 19
Card Back - Confirmation - You should note that the "acceptance test" should be automated where ever possible (e.g. usability isn't), because it is no...more...
  • Reported in: P1.0 (12-Oct-11)
#47750
Paper page: 19

Card Back - My typo, not yours. Meant to say that Automated testing, etc. ISN'T part of Scrum.--Camille Palmer Bell

  • Reported in: P1.0 (12-Oct-11)
#47749
Paper page: 21
The critical importance of automation needs explaining, because it's part of Scrum, where so many "agile" folks originate. So please state: 1) Why m...more...
  • Reported in: P1.0 (12-Oct-11)
#47751
Paper page: 22
Card Back - Abstract - Recommend Cucumber or similar tool. Free of Duplication - Great as long as the tests are still readable. Readability is even m...more...
  • Reported in: P1.0 (12-Oct-11)
#47752
Paper page: 25
Card Back - The concept of a WIP Limit is implied, but not stated on this card. Assuming a simple XP style card wall, the In Process formula I use is...more...
  • Reported in: P1.0 (12-Oct-11)
#47753
Paper page: 29
Card Back - Multiple teams working on a single project need ways to communicate between them. Kanban can scale to a large team by walking the card wal...more...
  • Reported in: P1.0 (16-Oct-11)
#47769
Paper page: 31
Card Back - Team size & Retros - DON't start retros for the first time with a large team or multiple teams together. DO start holding retros with smal...more...
  • Reported in: P1.0 (16-Oct-11)
#47770
Paper page: 35
Is there a web site with links to starting coding standards for different languages and platforms? - If so, reference it. -If not, start one on the XP...more...
  • Reported in: P1.0 (16-Oct-11)
#47771
Paper page: 37

Card Back - Might want to reference "Pair Programming Illuminated". Or finish your book on pairing and reference that.--Camille Palmer Bell

  • Reported in: P1.0 (16-Oct-11)
#47772
Paper page: 38

Card Back- Monitor Coverage - Dynamic languages really need coverage higher than 90%. Mind you TDD will get you there.--Camille Palmer Bell