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Software Engineering by Chandramouli Geetha Chandramouli Subramanian, Saikat Dutt

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19

Introduction to Software Testing

CHAPTER COVERAGE
19.1  INTRODUCTION

One may wonder if testing is really required if all the development was done as per the specification, and also if the developers do a good job then where and what is the necessity for software testing. True these are valid arguments for a perfect world but reality is far from it. In fact testing evolved as a separate entity much later in the history of software development. Testing was part and parcel of development up to the 1970s and no separate testing teams were involved till then.

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