Do developers discuss design?

@inproceedings{Brunet2014DoDD,
  title={Do developers discuss design?},
  author={Jo{\~a}o Brunet and Gail C. Murphy and Ricardo Terra and Jorge C. A. de Figueiredo and Dalton Serey Guerrero},
  booktitle={MSR},
  year={2014}
}
Design is often raised in the literature as important to attaining various properties and characteristics in a software system. At least for open-source projects, it can be hard to find evidence of ongoing design work in the technical artifacts produced as part of the development. Although developers usually do not produce specific design documents, they do communicate about design in different ways. In this paper, we provide quantitative evidence that developers address design through… CONTINUE READING

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