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Explain how the lack of metrics for measuring certain software properties affects the software engineering discipline.

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Explain how the lack of metrics for measuring certain software properties affects the software engineering discipline.
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* Common software metrics
- Order of growth (Big O notation)
- Source lines of code
- Cyclomatic complexity
- Function points
- Bugs per line of code
- Code coverage
- Number of lines of customer requirements.
- Number of classes and interfaces
- Robert Cecil Martin's software package metrics
- Cohesion
- Coupling

* Limitations
However, the assessment of "how much" software there is in a program, ...

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