design for change
sensitivity of software to change
"On understanding laws, evolution, and conservation in the large-program life cycle ",
The Journal of Systems and Software, 1, 3, 1981, pp. 213-221.
Lehman, M.M. and Belady, L.A. (eds.), Program Evolution. Processes of Software Change, London: Academic Press, 1985, p. 375-392.
|216 ;;Quote: a program that reflects some other reality must change continuously or become less useful; eventually need to rewrite|
|216 ;;Quote: without attention, the structure of an evolving program deteriorates and its complexity increases
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