A Few Billion Lines of Code Later: Using Static Analysis to Find Bugs in the Real World
By Al Bessey, Ken Block, Ben Chelf, Andy Chou, Bryan Fulton, Seth Hallem, Charles Henri-Gros, Asya Kamsky, Scott McPeak, Dawson Engler
Communications of the ACM,
Vol. 53 No. 2, Pages 66-75
10.1145/1646353.1646374 Comments (2)
How Coverity built a bug-finding tool, and a business, around the unlimited supply of bugs in software systems.
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January 29, 2010 09:53
I hugely enjoyed this article. I can't think when I last read an article that made so many important points. Thanks for not sugar-coating the description of real-world problems and real solutions. And thanks for not drowning those points in jargon.
February 18, 2010 04:55
See discussion at http://lambda-the-ultimate.org/node/3824
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