Language Independent Metric Support towards Refactoring Inference

@inproceedings{Crespo2005LanguageIM,
  title={Language Independent Metric Support towards Refactoring Inference},
  author={Yania Crespo and C. L{\'o}pez and Esperanza Manso and Ra{\'u}l Marticorena},
  year={2005}
}
One of the current trends in refactoring is when and where we should refactor. Until now, most of the proposals establish that the refactoring process starts from the programmer intuition and experience. From the bad smell concept, and using metrics, it is possible to discover refactoring opportunities, not only from a subjective point of view but also from an objective point of view. The following work presents an exploratory case study on the use of metrics in the detection of bad smells.This… CONTINUE READING
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