Extreme Programming Principles

KentBeck introduced the XP principles in his ExtremeProgrammingExplainedEmbraceChange to help measure whether or not an adaptation to an ExtremeProgrammingPractice is supporting the four ExtremeProgrammingValues. The rest below is kept for historical purposes
The hypothetical ProcessPrinciples that underly XP's practices. With knowledge of the XP principles, we could scale XP to problems for which it wasn't designed.


An interesting idea. But maybe there are two sets of principles involved here. My votes for set 1 (i.e. methodology development principles): My votes for set 2 (i.e. software development principles):

There is only one core principle underlying Extreme Programming that I can see: The above principle is not expressed as clearly I would like it, but it will do for now.

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