Software Engineering and Methodology (TOSEM)


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ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology (TOSEM), Volume 5 Issue 1, Jan. 1996

Generation of formatters for context-free languages
Mark van den Brand, Eelco Visser
Pages: 1-41
DOI: 10.1145/226155.226156
Good documentation is important for the production of reusable and maintainable software. For the production of accurate documentation it is necessary that the original program text is not copied manually to obtain a typeset version. Apart from...

Generating testing and analysis tools with Aria
Premkumar T. Devanbu, David S. Rosenblum, Alexander L. Wolf
Pages: 42-62
DOI: 10.1145/226155.226157
Many software testing and analysis tools manipulate graph representations of programs, such as abstract syntax trees or abstract semantics graphs. Handcrafting such tools in conventional programming languages can be difficult, error prone, and...

The chaining approach for software test data generation
Roger Ferguson, Bogdan Korel
Pages: 63-86
DOI: 10.1145/226155.226158
Software testing is very labor intensive and expensive and accounts for a significant portion of software system development cost. If the testing process could be automated, the cost of developing software could be significantly reduced. Test...