Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) - Identifying Design Problems in the Source Code: A Grounded Theory

2018 IEEE/ACM 40th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE)

Author(s): Leonardo Sousa ; Anderson Oliveira ; Willian Oizumi ; Simone Barbosa ; Alessandro Garcia ; Jaejoon Lee ; Marcos Kalinowski ; Rafael de Mello ; Baldoino Fonseca ; Roberto Oliveira ; Carlos Lucena ; Rodrigo Paes
Publisher: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
Publication Date: 1 May 2018
Conference Location: Gothenburg, Sweden
Conference Date: 27 May 2018
Page(s): 921 - 931
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-4503-5638-1
ISSN (Electronic): 1558-1225
DOI: 10.1145/3180155.3180239

The prevalence of design problems may cause re-engineering or even discontinuation of the system. Due to missing, informal or outdated design documentation, developers often have to rely on the... View More