Code Cloning: The Analysis, Detection and Removal

@article{Mohammed2011CodeCT,
  title={Code Cloning: The Analysis, Detection and Removal},
  author={Abdul Bari Mohammed and Ahamad Shahanawaj},
  journal={International Journal of Computer Applications},
  year={2011},
  volume={20},
  pages={34-38}
}
The coping, modifying a block of code is identified as cloning and is the most basic means of software reuse. It has been extensively used within the software development community. An official survey which is carried out within large, long term software development project suggested that 25-30% of modules in system may be cloned. This paper begins with background concept of code cloning, presents overcall taxonomy of current techniques and tools, and classify evolution tools in two different… 

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