AuthorsA. Arcuri, G. Fraser and A. Zeller
TitleSearch-Based Testing: the Swiss Army Knife of Test Generation
AfilliationSoftware Engineering, Software Engineering, Software Engineering
Project(s)The Certus Centre (SFI)
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013

Why write tests if one can generate them? This is the promise of searchbased testing, generating and evolving inputs that systematically explore program behavior. The approach can be easily adapted to various kinds of inputs as well as testing goals - whether it is maximizing coverage, locating defects, or reproducing failures in the field.

Citation KeySimula.simula.2044