Analyzing Text in Software Projects
Stefan Wagner*; Daniel Méndez Fernández† * Software Engineering Group, Institute of Software Technology, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany† Software & Systems Engineering, Institut für Informatik, Technische Universität München, Garching, Germany
Most of the data produced in software projects is of textual nature: source code, specifications, or documentation. The advances in quantitative analysis methods drove a lot of data analytics in software engineering. This has overshadowed to some degree the importance of texts and their qualitative analysis. Such analysis has, however, merits for researchers and practitioners as well.
In this chapter, we describe the basics of analyzing ...
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