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We barely have any documentation except some READMEs that are mostly terse and still poorly maintained... If you don't understand something, you ask someone.



It's not a bad solution, unless you're the guy who knows everything. And I don't mean that in a facetious way; some companies have one person that knows everything about the codebase. We've got one of those guys on our team. I think he sometimes gets sick of answering noob questions, because we've been growing like wildfire over the past 6 months.


Yeah, because documentation has its own costs.

I've been thinking about setting up a forum. That's a flexible form and might encourage creating the documentation that actually answers real questions.




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