Talk:Functional design

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
WikiProject Industrial design (Rated Stub-class, Mid-importance)
WikiProject icon This article is within the scope of WikiProject Industrial design, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of Industrial design on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
Stub-Class article Stub  This article has been rated as Stub-Class on the project's quality scale.
 Mid  This article has been rated as Mid-importance on the project's importance scale.
 

I believe that the term "functional design" encompasses a range larger than that of software. I've heard the term used in relationship to product design as well.

Kamesho 23:34, 23 July 2007 (UTC)

I agree that the term has a broader scope. I made an edit to clarify this. Oicumayberight (talk) 16:59, 11 March 2009 (UTC)

The Critiques and Limits section seems to be directed towards functionally pure design, i.e. declarative or referentially transparent design.

The relationship between functional design, declarative programming, and design focused on the function of things (regardless of beeing declaratively pure or not) needs to be sorted out.

212.85.88.67 (talk) 16:01, 11 March 2009 (UTC)