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IJSTR >> Volume 9 - Issue 11, November 2020 Edition



International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research  
International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research

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ISSN 2277-8616



Optimizing And Minimizing The Generated Test Data For Software Under Testing

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AUTHOR(S)

Trilochan Yadav

 

KEYWORDS

SUT (Software Under Testing), Mutant Score, Test Cases, Optimized Test Cases, Optimal Test Suites.

 

ABSTRACT

In the software development lifecycle (SDL), testing of software is the most stressful and exhausting operation which consumes lots of time. Every aspect of the software is very hard to test. Consequently, in recent times some automatic data generation research methods were added to reduce the time expended during the software testing. And the solution space of the automated generated test data is very large. It is not easy to check all the test data which is generated because it is time-consuming, forces to check the whole solution space of automated generated test data. We present in this paper demonstrating the design framework, implementing it and discovering the tool's capabilities to minimize the test data generated. Our concrete concepts on the test cases for the optimal set is based on the mutation function Specified by the user. The system was implemented in language C++. We introduce a mutation function to calculate mutant score with value and path to the test cases generated to minimize the solution space for the tester.

 

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