Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) - A Case Study on the Relationship between Code Ownership and Refactoring Activities in a Java Software System

2016 IEEE/ACM 7th International Workshop on Emerging Trends in Software Metrics (WETSoM)

Author(s): Matteo Orru ; Michele Marchesi
Publisher: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
Publication Date: 1 May 2016
Conference Location: Austin, TX, USA
Conference Date: 15 May 2016
Page(s): 43 - 49
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-4503-4177-6
ISSN (Electronic): 2327-0969
DOI: 10.1109/WETSoM.2016.015

Refactoring, the activity of changing source code design without affecting its external behavior, is a widely used practice among developers, since it is considered to positively affect the... View More