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Is software quality visible in the code

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2 Author(s)
Lauesen, S. ; Copenhagen Bus. Sch., Denmark ; Younessi, H.

Finding and fixing software code defects is crucial to product quality. It also, however, often proves difficult and time-consuming, especially late in the development cycle. While some believe that code analysis provides a simple way to detect quality defects, the authors argue otherwise. To prove their point, they analyzed data from error reports, and their results show that code analysis detects only a small percentage of meaningful defects

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Software, IEEE  (Volume:15 ,  Issue: 4 )