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ICSE 2020
Wed 24 June - Thu 16 July 2020
Wed 15 Jul 2020 16:00 - 16:10 at AST - Live Session 3 Chair(s): Hong Zhu

To test mobile apps, one requires realistic and coherent test inputs. The Link approach for Web testing has shown that knowledge bases such as DBPedia can be a reliable source of semantically coherent inputs. In this paper, we adapt and extend the Link approach towards test generation for mobile applications: (1) We identify and match descriptive labels with input fields, based on the Gestalt principles of human perception; (2) We then use natural language processing techniques to extract the concept associated with the label; (3) We use this concept to query a knowledge base for candidate input values; (4) We cluster the UI elements according to their functionality into input and actions, filling the input elements first and then interacting with the actions. Our evaluation shows that leveraging knowledge bases for testing mobile apps with realistic inputs is effective. On average, our approach covered 9% more statements than randomly generated text inputs.

Wed 15 Jul
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16:00 - 17:00: Live Session 3AST at AST
Chair(s): Hong ZhuOxford Brookes University
16:00 - 16:10
Research paper
AST
Tanapuch WanwarangCISPA Helmholtz Center for Information Security, Nataniel Borges Jr.CISPA Helmholtz Center for Information Security, Leon BettscheiderCISPA Helmholtz Center for Information Security, Andreas ZellerCISPA Helmholtz Center for Information Security
Pre-print
16:10 - 16:20
Research paper
AST
Jonas De BleserSofware Languages Lab, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Dario Di NucciTilburg University, Coen De RooverVrije Universiteit Brussel
Pre-print
16:20 - 16:30
Short-paper
AST
Thierry Titcheu ChekamUniversity of Luxembourg (SnT), Mike PapadakisUniversity of Luxembourg, Yves Le TraonUniversity of Luxembourg
File Attached
16:30 - 16:40
Industry talk
AST
Darryl JarmanAdobe, Scott HuntAdobe, Jeffrey BerryAdobe, Inc., Dave ToweyUniversity of Nottingham Ningbo China
16:40 - 16:50
Industry talk
AST
Chang-Seo ParkGoogle LLC
16:50 - 17:00
Industry talk
AST
Jonny MoonAdobe, Inc., Brian FarnsworthAdobe, Inc., Riley SmithAdobe, Inc.