Software Craftsmanship

January 25, 2011 - software-craftsmanship

There’s been a lot of talk over the last few weeks about Software Craftsmanship — triggered by the Dan North’s recent criticism of the manifesto. Martin Fowler seems to think the movement is partly a reaction to the ‘de-technicalisation’ of Agile, while Bob Martin responds with “we just don’t like writing crap”.

I would probably put myself in the Craftsman camp. I see a couple of benefits to the concept: