These theories are new contributions to the field of software maintenance and program comprehension theory. These theories can be further evaluated to help guide the creation of tools and strategies for assisting developers in finding relevant information during software maintenance tasks. One such tool, the Mimec Spotlight, has been proposed and evaluated in this research.investigation, developers create hypotheses and iteratively refine or discard hypotheses by branching out to other ... or other cues can be confounded by the a vocabulary problem, a where two people ascribe different words or combination of anbsp;...
|Title||:||Information Needs of Developers for Program Comprehension During Software Maintenance Tasks|
|Author||:||Lucas Michael Layman|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2009|