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The Tao of Programming

3.4

A manager went to the Master Programmer and showed him the requirements document for a new application. The manager asked the Master: “How long will it take to design this system if I assign five programmers to it?”

“It will take one year,” said the Master promptly.

“But we need this system immediately or even sooner! How long will it take if I assign ten programmers to it?”

The Master Programmer frowned. “In that case, it will take two years.”

“And what if I assign a hundred programmers to it?”

The Master Programmer shrugged. “Then the design will never be completed,” he said.

The Tao of Programming

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