Article | Proceedings of SIGRAD 2012; Interactive Visual Analysis of Data; November 29-30; 2012; Växjö; Sweden | Visualization of Text Clones in Technical Documentation

Title:
Visualization of Text Clones in Technical Documentation
Author:
Morgan Ericsson: Linnaeus University, Sweden Anna Wingkvist: Linnaeus University, Sweden Welf Löwe: Linnaeus University, Sweden
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Year:
2012
Conference:
Proceedings of SIGRAD 2012; Interactive Visual Analysis of Data; November 29-30; 2012; Växjö; Sweden
Issue:
081
Article no.:
010
Pages:
79-82
No. of pages:
4
Publication type:
Abstract and Fulltext
Published:
2012-11-20
ISBN:
978-91-7519-723-4
Series:
Linköping Electronic Conference Proceedings
ISSN (print):
1650-3686
ISSN (online):
1650-3740
Publisher:
Linköping University Electronic Press; Linköpings universitet


An initial study of how text clones can be detected and visualized in technical documentation; i.e.; semi-structured text that describe a product; software; or service. The goal of the visualizations is to support human experts to assess and prioritize the clones; since certain clones can be either intentional or harmless. We study some existing visualizations designed for source code; and provide initial and limited adaption of these. A major difficulty in this adaptation is to manage the semi-structured technical documentation compared to structured source code.

Keywords: I.3.8 [Computer Graphics]: Applications—

Proceedings of SIGRAD 2012; Interactive Visual Analysis of Data; November 29-30; 2012; Växjö; Sweden

Author:
Morgan Ericsson, Anna Wingkvist, Welf Löwe
Title:
Visualization of Text Clones in Technical Documentation
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Proceedings of SIGRAD 2012; Interactive Visual Analysis of Data; November 29-30; 2012; Växjö; Sweden

Author:
Morgan Ericsson, Anna Wingkvist, Welf Löwe
Title:
Visualization of Text Clones in Technical Documentation
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