Assigning change requests to software developers

  title={Assigning change requests to software developers},
  author={Huzefa H. Kagdi and Malcom Gethers and Denys Poshyvanyk and Maen Hammad},
  journal={Journal of Software Maintenance},
The paper presents an approach to recommend a ranked list of expert developers to assist in the implementation of software change requests (e.g., bug reports and feature requests). An Information Retrieval (IR)-based concept location technique is first used to locate source code entities, e.g., files and classes, relevant to a given textual description of a change request. The previous commits from version control repositories of these entities are then mined for expert developers. The role of… CONTINUE READING
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