A Case Study for Aspect Based Updating

  title={A Case Study for Aspect Based Updating},
  author={Susanne Cech Previtali and Thomas R. Gross},
Rather than upgrading a software system to the next version by installing a new binary, software systems could be updated “on-thefly” during their execution. We are developing a software evolution system that leverages aspect technology. As changes typically spread across several classes, we can handle updates like other crosscutting concerns: we encapsulate all changes, constituting a logical update, in one aspect. In this paper, we evaluate our approach. We report on a case study about the… CONTINUE READING