Delta-debugging on traces

dc.contributor.author Chen, Xueyuan
dc.contributor.department Computer Science
dc.contributor.majorProfessor Wei Le
dc.date 2021-06-02T13:16:31.000
dc.date.accessioned 2021-08-14T03:33:31Z
dc.date.available 2021-08-14T03:33:31Z
dc.date.copyright Fri Jan 01 00:00:00 UTC 2021
dc.date.embargo 2021-04-21
dc.date.issued 2021-01-01
dc.description.abstract <p>Debugging is challenging and time-consuming to find the cause of a failure by inspecting source code. In this creative component, we firstly apply delta-debugging to reduce C program traces for bug diagnosis. Taking a single failing run, we generate a trace. We use a tool from our lab, namely, Helium, to generate an executable program from the trace and reduce the program with the delta debugging tool C-Reduce. The results contain only the statements that are sufficient to reproduce the failure. We studied C-Reduce and used C-Reduce with two reduction settings. The size of the reduced program with reproduction setting 1 is smaller or equal to the size of the reduced program with reproduction setting 2 due to function merging. Compared with the traces, we totally reduced 74.38% of code with reduction setting 1 and 71.98% of the code with reduction setting 2.</p>
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dc.identifier.uri https://dr.lib.iastate.edu/handle/20.500.12876/JvNVQymv
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dc.subject.disciplines Computer Sciences
dc.subject.keywords debugging
dc.subject.keywords program reduction
dc.title Delta-debugging on traces
dc.type article
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thesis.degree.discipline Computer Science
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