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Sun 30 October - Fri 4 November 2016 Amsterdam, Netherlands
Sun 30 Oct 2016 16:50 - 17:20 at Berlin - Session 4

Software product line (SPL) testing is a challenging task, due to the huge number of variants sharing common functionalities to be taken into account for efficient testing. By adopting the concept of regression testing, incremental SPL testing strategies cope with this challenge by exploiting the reuse potential of test artifacts between subsequent variants under test. In previous work, we proposed delta-oriented test case prioritization for incremental SPL integration testing, where differences between architecture test model variants allow for reasoning about the order of reusable test cases to be executed. However, the prioritization left two issues open, namely (1) changes to component behavior are ignored, which may also influence component interactions and, (2) the weighting and ordering of similar test cases result in an unintended clustering of test cases. In this paper, we extend the test case prioritization technique by (1) incorporating changes to component behavior allowing for a more fine-grained analysis and (2) defining a dissimilarity measure to avoid clustered test case orders. We prototyped our test case prioritization technique and evaluated its applicability and effectiveness by means of a case study from the automotive domain showing positive results.

Sun 30 Oct
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15:40 - 17:20: FOSD - Session 4 at Berlin
fosd201615:40 - 16:10
David WilleTU Braunschweig, Germany, Sandro SchulzeTU Hamburg, Germany, Ina SchaeferTU Braunschweig, Germany
fosd201616:10 - 16:40
Jacob KrügerHarz University of Applied Sciences, Germany, Ivonne SchröterUniversity of Magdeburg, Germany, Andy KennerMETOP Magdeburg, Germany, Christopher KruczekMETOP Magdeburg, Germany, Thomas LeichHarz University of Applied Sciences, Germany
fosd201616:40 - 16:50
Neil MatherARC Technology Ltd.
fosd201616:50 - 17:20
Remo LachmannTechnische Universität Braunschweig, Sascha LityTechnische Universität Braunschweig, Mustafa Al-HajjajiMagdeburg University, Franz E. FürchtegottTechnische Universität Braunschweig, Ina SchaeferTU Braunschweig, Germany