> >Maybe the key is the words THEY SAY: > > they say that they spend 20% of their time writing the > > initial code. 80% of their time debugging their code > >If the basis of comparison is what they say they do, and not actual >measurements, then what is the purpose of answering them? > Technically, you are right. I seriously doubt that anything I say will change the track this train is on. I just can't sit still when someone uses buzz-words and pseudo-science to build themselves a temple that every one will have to crawl on their hands and knees, make cash offerings, and pray to for the next 50 years.