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Fault based Test Suite Prioritization based on Minimal MUMCUT Strategy

by Usha Badhera, Annu Maheshwari
International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 89 - Number 16
Year of Publication: 2014
Authors: Usha Badhera, Annu Maheshwari
10.5120/15717-4613

Usha Badhera, Annu Maheshwari . Fault based Test Suite Prioritization based on Minimal MUMCUT Strategy. International Journal of Computer Applications. 89, 16 ( March 2014), 33-38. DOI=10.5120/15717-4613

@article{ 10.5120/15717-4613,
author = { Usha Badhera, Annu Maheshwari },
title = { Fault based Test Suite Prioritization based on Minimal MUMCUT Strategy },
journal = { International Journal of Computer Applications },
issue_date = { March 2014 },
volume = { 89 },
number = { 16 },
month = { March },
year = { 2014 },
issn = { 0975-8887 },
pages = { 33-38 },
numpages = {9},
url = { https://ijcaonline.org/archives/volume89/number16/15717-4613/ },
doi = { 10.5120/15717-4613 },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
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Abstract

Logic expressions are widely used in specifications and in programs. Testing criteria which covers logic expressions implies a high probability of detecting faults. Fault-based test suite prioritization of test cases has been considered in this study. Test cases are generated from logic expressions in irredundant normal form(IDNF) derived from specifications or source code by applying Minimal-MUMCUT. The proposed approach directly utilizes the theoretical knowledge of fault-detecting ability of test cases. The effectiveness of prioritization techniques has been validated by an empirical study done on bench mark expressions using two different metrics APFD, and FATE.

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Index Terms

Computer Science
Information Sciences

Keywords

MUMCUT MUTP MNFP CUTPNFP Fault detection APFD FATE.