Untimely meditations about software engineering

I posted a link to the quoted text below a couple of days ago, but it hardly attracted attention. I gave this post as title “untimely meditations about software engineering”, but as any text it is a monument that stands in it’s history. But Lamport is not following the fashions of today, his thoughts are original. He wrote it in 2015, “agile” times, and you can read his reaction. As agile was a reaction to a time, this is one to the agile times. He gets some things right.