Artefact

Research Artifact: The Potential of Meta-Maintenance on GitHub

H Hata, R Gaikovina Kula, T Ishio, C Treude

International Conference on Software Engineering | IEEE | Published : 2021

Abstract

This is a research artifact for the paper 'Same File, Different Changes: The Potential of Meta-Maintenance on GitHub'. This artifact is a data repository including a list of studied 32,007 repositories on GitHub, a list of targeted 401,610,677 files, the results of the qualitative analysis for RQ2, RQ3, and RQ4, the results of the quantitative analysis for RQ5, and survey material for RQ6. The purpose of this artifact is enabling researchers to replicate our mixed-methods results of the paper, and to reuse the results of our exploratory study for further software engineering research. This research artifact is available at https://github.com/NAIST-SE/MetaMaintenancePotential and https://doi...

View full abstract