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SLE 2016
Mon 31 October - Tue 1 November 2016 Amsterdam, Netherlands
co-located with SPLASH 2016
Tue 1 Nov 2016 14:20 - 14:45 at Zürich 2 - Language Validation Chair(s): Ralf Lämmel

Transformations form an important part of developing domain specific languages, where they are used to provide semantics for typing and evaluation. Yet, few solutions exist for verifying transformations written in expressive high-level transformation languages. We take a step towards that goal, by developing a general symbolic execution technique that handles programs written in these high-level transformation languages. We use logical constraints to describe structured symbolic values, including containment, acyclicity, simple unordered collections (sets) and to handle deep type-based querying of syntax hierarchies. We evaluate this symbolic execution technique on a collection of refactoring and model transformation programs, showing that the white-box test generation tool based on symbolic execution obtains better code coverage than a black box test generator for such programs in almost all tested cases.

Tue 1 Nov
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13:30 - 15:10: SLE - Language Validation at Zürich 2
Chair(s): Ralf LämmelUniversity of Koblenz-Landau, Germany
sle-2016-papers13:30 - 13:55
Bart MeyersUniversity of Antwerp, Belgium, Joachim DenilUniversity of Antwerp, Belgium, István DávidUniversity of Antwerp, Belgium, Hans VangheluweUniversity of Antwerp, Canada
sle-2016-papers13:55 - 14:20
Felipe Bañados SchwerterUniversity of British Columbia, Canada
sle-2016-papers14:20 - 14:45
Ahmad Salim Al-SibahiIT University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Aleksandar S. DimovskiIT University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Andrzej WąsowskiIT University of Copenhagen, Denmark
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sle-2016-papers14:45 - 15:00
Volodymyr BlagodarovRaincode, Belgium, Yves JaradinRaincode, Belgium, Vadim ZaytsevRaincode, Belgium