Predicting Bugs' Components via Mining Bug Reports

@article{Wang2012PredictingBC,
  title={Predicting Bugs' Components via Mining Bug Reports},
  author={Deqing Wang and Hui Zhang and Rui Liu and Mengxiang Lin and Wenjun Wu},
  journal={JSW},
  year={2012},
  volume={7},
  pages={1149-1154}
}
The number of bug reports in complex software increases dramatically. Since bugs are still triaged manually, bug triage or assignment is a labor-intensive and time-consuming task. Without knowledge about the structure of the software, testers often specify the component of a new bug incorrectly. Meanwhile, it is difficult for triagers to determine the component of the bug only by its description. For instance, we dig out the components of 28,829 bugs from the Eclipse bug project, which have… CONTINUE READING