Hot-Spot-Driven Framework Development

  title={Hot-Spot-Driven Framework Development},
  author={Wolfgang Pree},
Most excellent object-oriented frameworks are still the product of a more or less chaotic development process, typically carried out in the realm of research-like settings. Overall, flexibility has to be injected into a framework in appropriate doses 1. Framework adaptation takes place at points of predefined refinement that we call hot spots. As the quality of a framework depends directly on the appropriateness of hot spots, hot spot identification has to become an explicit activity in the… CONTINUE READING