The PROMISE2018 release of this repository contains a script for each of our 9 metrics presented in our paper An Empirical Study of Metric-based Comparisons of Software Libraries, which can be found here. Each file contains a description on how to run the script. All scripts were developed using Python 3. For libraries whose issue tracking systems are on jira, please refer to the
Note: Since we did not write the original version of the code that obtains the Backwards Compatibility metric, we cannot upload its code here. The code has been kindly provided to us by Laerte Xavier. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Additionally, we include a submodule called
MetricBasedComparisonSurvey which includes the survey data collected in the same paper. To know more about the survey data please refer to the README of the
- Fernando López de la Mora (lopezdel at ualberta dot ca)
- Sarah Nadi (nadi at ualberta dot ca)