> I understood that the Agile Manifesto was specifically designed to be
> something that RUP would not be able to swallow. Does any one know if this
> was indeed the original intent?
Not to my recollection. In fact Grady Booch was invited but was
unable to attend. RUP as designed can be done in an Agile fashion.
As applied on the ground ... it's often done in a non-agile,
non-iterative fashion, but that's not what its authors intended.
Ron Jeffries, www.XProgramming.com