Specifying and Testing Software Components using ADL

@inproceedings{Sankar1994SpecifyingAT,
  title={Specifying and Testing Software Components using ADL},
  author={Sriram Sankar and Roger Hayes},
  year={1994}
}
This paper presents a novel approach to unit testing of software components. This approach uses the specification language ADL, that is particularly well-suited for testing, to formally document the intended behavior of software components. Another related language, TDD, is used to systematically describe the test-data on which the software components will be tested. This paper gives a detailed overview of the ADL language, and a brief presentation of the TDD language. Some details of the… CONTINUE READING
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