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Mutation based Feature Localization

Malburg, Jan and Encrenaz-Tiphene, Emmanuelle and Fey, Görschwin (2014) Mutation based Feature Localization. Design Automation for Understanding Hardware Designs (DUHDe), 28. März 2014, Dresden, Deutschland.

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Abstract

The complexity of modern chip designs is rapidly increasing. More and more blocks from old designs are reused and third party IP is licensed to fulfill strict time-to-market constraints. Often, poor documentation of such blocks makes improvements and extensions of the blocks a difficult time consuming task. In this paper we propose a technique for automatically localizing the parts of the code which are relevant for a feature. With this a developer can better understand the design and, consequently, can adjust the design more efficiently. The proposed approach uses mutants changing the code of the design at a certain location. The code changed by a mutant is considered to be related to a feature if the mutant is killed while the feature is used. The use cases are generated using an automatic approach. This approach is based on a description specifying how the different features are used.

Item URL in elib:https://elib.dlr.de/106072/
Document Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Speech)
Title:Mutation based Feature Localization
Authors:
AuthorsInstitution or Email of AuthorsAuthors ORCID iD
Malburg, JanUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Encrenaz-Tiphene, EmmanuelleEmmanuelle.Encrenaz (at) lip6.frUNSPECIFIED
Fey, GörschwinUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Date:2014
Refereed publication:Yes
Open Access:Yes
Gold Open Access:No
In SCOPUS:No
In ISI Web of Science:No
Status:Published
Keywords:Electronic Design Automation, Design Understanding
Event Title:Design Automation for Understanding Hardware Designs (DUHDe)
Event Location:Dresden, Deutschland
Event Type:Workshop
Event Dates:28. März 2014
Organizer:Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE)
HGF - Research field:Aeronautics, Space and Transport
HGF - Program:Space
HGF - Program Themes:Space Technology
DLR - Research area:Raumfahrt
DLR - Program:R SY - Technik für Raumfahrtsysteme
DLR - Research theme (Project):R - Small Sat Kleinsatelliten (old), R - Systemtechnologien, R - Core Avionics
Location: Bremen
Institutes and Institutions:Institute of Space Systems > Avionics Systems
Deposited By: Mörz, Martina
Deposited On:29 Sep 2016 11:13
Last Modified:31 Jul 2019 20:03

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