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A Systematic Mapping Study of Empirical Studies performed with Collections of Software Projects

@article{Carruthers2021ASM,
  title={A Systematic Mapping Study of Empirical Studies performed with Collections of Software Projects},
  author={J. A. Carruthers and Jorge Andr{\'e}s D{\'i}az Pace and Emanuel Irraz{\'a}bal},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2021},
  volume={abs/2109.07624}
}
Context: software projects are common resources in Software Engineering experiments, although these are often selected without following a specific strategy, which reduces the representativeness and replication of the results. An option is the use of preserved collections of software projects, but these must be current, with explicit guidelines that guarantee their updating over a long period of time. Goal: to carry out a systematic secondary study about the strategies to select software… Expand

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