Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) - A Large-Scale Empirical Study on Self-Admitted Technical Debt

2016 IEEE/ACM 13th Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories (MSR)

Author(s): Gabriele Bavota ; Barbara Russo
Publisher: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
Publication Date: 1 May 2016
Conference Location: Austin, TX, USA
Conference Date: 14 May 2016
Page(s): 315 - 326
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-4503-4186-8

Technical debt is a metaphor introduced by Cunningham to indicate "not quite right code which we postpone making it right". Examples of technical debt are code smells and bug hazards. Several... View More