From symptom to cause: localizing errors in counterexample traces

@inproceedings{Ball2003FromST,
  title={From symptom to cause: localizing errors in counterexample traces},
  author={T. Ball and M. Naik and S. Rajamani},
  booktitle={POPL '03},
  year={2003}
}
There is significant room for improving users' experiences with model checking tools. An error trace produced by a model checker can be lengthy and is indicative of a symptom of an error. As a result, users can spend considerable time examining an error trace in order to understand the cause of the error. Moreover, even state-of-the-art model checkers provide an experience akin to that provided by parsers before syntactic error recovery was invented: they report a single error trace per run… Expand
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