correctness

What is correctness?

correctness meaning (IEEE) The degree to which software is free from faults in its specification, design and coding. The degree to which software, documentation and other items meet specified requirements. The degree to which software, documentation and other items meet user needs and expectations, whether specified or not.

 

reference: U.S . Food & Drug – Glossary of Computer System Software Development Terminology (8/95)

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