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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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