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Essentials of Software Engineering, 4th Edition by Tsui

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CHAPTER 1: Creating a Program

1.1 A Simple Problem

In this chapter we will analyze the tasks involved in writing a relatively simple program. This will serve as a contrast to what is involved in developing a large system, which is described in Chapter 2.

Assume that you have been given the following simple problem: “Given a collection of lines of text (strings) stored in a file, ...

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