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ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology (TOSEM), Volume 15 Issue 2, April 2006

The interpretation and utility of three cohesion metrics for object-oriented design
Steve Counsell, Stephen Swift, Jason Crampton
Pages: 123-149
DOI: 10.1145/1131421.1131422
The concept of cohesion in a class has been the subject of various recent empirical studies and has been measured using many different metrics. In the structured programming paradigm, the software engineering community has adopted an informal yet...

Integrating automated test generation into the WYSIWYT spreadsheet testing methodology
Mingming Cao, Gregg Rothermel, Curtis Cook, Darren Brown, Margaret Burnett, Marc Fisher, II
Pages: 150-194
DOI: 10.1145/1131421.1131423
Spreadsheet languages, which include commercial spreadsheets and various research systems, have had a substantial impact on end-user computing. Research shows, however, that spreadsheets often contain faults. Thus, in previous work we presented a...

SNIAFL: Towards a static noninteractive approach to feature location
Fuqing Yang, Jiasu Sun, Wei Zhao, Lu Zhang, Yin Liu
Pages: 195-226
DOI: 10.1145/1131421.1131424
To facilitate software maintenance and evolution, a helpful step is to locate features concerned in a particular maintenance task. In the literature, both dynamic and interactive approaches have been proposed for feature location. In this article, we...