Abnormal Working Hours: Effect of Rapid Releases and Implications to Work Content

  title={Abnormal Working Hours: Effect of Rapid Releases and Implications to Work Content},
  author={Ma{\"e}lick Claes and Mika M{\"a}ntyl{\"a} and Miikka Kuutila and Bram Adams},
  journal={2017 IEEE/ACM 14th International Conference on Mining Software Repositories (MSR)},
During the past years, overload at work leading to psychological diseases, such as burnouts, have drawn more public attention. This paper is a preliminary step toward an analysis of the work patterns and possible indicators of overload and time pressure on software developers with mining software repositories approach. We explore the working pattern of developers in the context of Mozilla Firefox, a large and long-lived open source project. To that end we investigate the impact of the move from… 

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