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Search-Based Testing for Embedded Telecom Software with Complex Input Structures
RISE, Swedish ICT, SICS.
RISE, Swedish ICT, SICS.
Number of Authors: 4
2014 (English)Conference paper, (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

In this paper, we discuss the application of search-based software testing techniques for unit level testing of a real-world telecommunication middleware at Ericsson. Our current implementation analyzes the existing test cases to handle non-trivial variables such as uninitialized pointers, and to discover any setup code that needs to run before the actual test case, such as setting global system parameters. Hill climbing (HC) and (1+1) evolutionary algorithm (EA) metaheuristic search algorithms are used to generate input data for branch coverage. We compare HC, (1+1)EA, and random search with respect to effectiveness, measured as branch coverage, and efficiency, measured as number of executions needed. Difficulties arising from the specialized execution environment and the adaptations for handling these problems are also discussed.

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2014, 6.
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Computer and Information Science
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URN: urn:nbn:se:ri:diva-24353OAI: oai:DiVA.org:ri-24353DiVA: diva2:1043434
Conference
The 26th IFIP International Conference on Testing Software and Systems (ICTSS)
Available from: 2016-10-31 Created: 2016-10-31Bibliographically approved

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