%0 Conference Paper
%B Proceedings of the 2008 international working conference on Mining software repositories
%D 2008
%T An initial study of the growth of eclipse defects
%A Zhang, Hongyu
%K bug reports
%K defect growth model
%K defect prediction
%K eclipse
%K msr challenge
%K polynomial regression
%X We analyze the Eclipse defect data from June 2004 to November 2007, and find that the growth of the number of defects can be well modeled by polynomial functions. Furthermore, we can predict the number of future Eclipse defects based on the nature of defect growth.
%B Proceedings of the 2008 international working conference on Mining software repositories
%S MSR '08
%I ACM
%C New York, NY, USA
%P 141–144
%@ 978-1-60558-024-1
%U http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1370750.1370785
%R http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1370750.1370785