"My first reaction to the question is the problem is right there - "mere developer mortal", do we have to be more than mere developer mortals to get this?
However, I will try a left field answer: how about we stop paying people by lines of…"
I suspect it takes time and effort to get these groups going and growing, and also quite a large body of people to sustain it. So, it may be as simple as there is not enough people yet to really get this going.
I think that you will find…"
I agree its sounds or is inconsistent. However, in defence of the approach. In this case we are not changing our hand writen code, we are actually replacing generated code files with an alternate file. So it is not about reliability of…"
"If what you want to achive is an on-going reliance on MDD as the main way that you are going to develop and deliver software, then I would agree you have to keep regenerating code, which means you have to fix problems, make changes and enhancements…"
I saw your post in "How MDA maps to Product Lines".
I have a specific interest (or role) in the Configuration Management and Build Management aspects of this. I work in a small software firm where we have introduced MDD, and…"
However, (as with everything) with such great modelling tools does come an increase in complexity. For me to evolve my DSLs even in a slight way I may have to change all kinds of artefacts; grammars, constraints, code templates, model…"