Change impact analysis for AspectJ programs

Sai Zhang, Zhongxian Gu, Yu Lin, Jianjun Zhao

研究成果: 著書/レポートタイプへの貢献会議での発言

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Change impact analysis is a useful technique for software evolution. It determines the effects of a source editing session and provides valuable feedbacks to the programmers for making correct decisions. Recently, many techniques have been proposed to support change impact analysis of procedural or object-oriented software, but seldom effort has been made for aspect-oriented software. In this paper we propose a new change impact analysis technique for AspectJ programs. At the core of our approach is the atomic change representation which captures the semantic differences between two versions of an AspectJ program. We also present an impact analysis model, based on AspectJ call graph construction, to determine the affected program fragments, affected tests and their responsible changes. The proposed techniques have been implemented in Celadon, a change impact analysis framework for AspectJ programs. We performed an empirical evaluation on 24 versions of eight AspectJ benchmarks. The result shows that our proposed technique can effectively perform change impact analysis and provide valuable information in AspectJ software evolution.

元の言語英語
ホスト出版物のタイトルProceedings of the 24th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance, ICSM 2008
ページ87-96
ページ数10
DOI
出版物ステータス出版済み - 12 29 2008
外部発表Yes
イベント24th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance, ICSM 2008 - Beijing, 中国
継続期間: 9 28 200810 4 2008

出版物シリーズ

名前IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance, ICSM

その他

その他24th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance, ICSM 2008
中国
Beijing
期間9/28/0810/4/08

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Software

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Zhang, S., Gu, Z., Lin, Y., & Zhao, J. (2008). Change impact analysis for AspectJ programs. : Proceedings of the 24th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance, ICSM 2008 (pp. 87-96). [4658057] (IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance, ICSM). https://doi.org/10.1109/ICSM.2008.4658057