Identifying Cross-Cutting Concerns from History – WSR 2006

by Silvia Breu, Thomas Zimmermann

We offer a new approach for aspect mining based on the observation that cross-cutting functionality does not exist from the beginning of a project. Instead, it is introduced over time. More specifically, we speculate that considerable cross-cutting functionality is introduced within short periods of time.

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Silvia Breu, Thomas Zimmermann. Identifying Cross-Cutting Concerns from History. In Proceedings of the 8th Workshop Software Reengineering (WSR 2006), Bad Honnef, Germany, May 2006. Proceedings also appeared in Softwaretechnik-Trends (26:2), published by the Gesellschaft für Informatik (GI)

BibTeX Entry

    title = "Identifying Cross-Cutting Concerns from History",
    author = "Silvia Breu and Thomas Zimmermann",
    year = "2006",
    month = "May",
    booktitle = "Proceedings of the 8th Workshop Software Reengineering",
    editors = "Rainer Giminich and Volker Riediger and Andreas Winter",
    location = "Bad Honnef, Germany",