Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

MIT develops donor 'transplants' for buggy code without...

  1. #1

    Bay Area
    Posts : 21,410
    Windows 7 Home Premium x64

    MIT develops donor 'transplants' for buggy code without...

    MIT develops donor 'transplants' for buggy code without access to the source

    A team from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have come up with a way to use 'donor' programs to improve the functionality and reduce system errors and flaws in open-source programs.

    Outlined in a paper dubbed "Automatic error elimination by horizontal code transfer across multiple applications," MIT researchers describe the Code Phage system, which automatically transfers code from donor programs to other applications which have buggy code and errors.

    During testing, the MIT team -- Stelios Sidiroglou-Douskos, Eric Lahtinen, Fan Long and Martin Rinard -- used seven donor applications to eradicate a total of ten errors in open-source recipient programs.

    A Guy

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Cross Plains
    Posts : 253
    Windows 10 Pro

    Sounds very interesting. If this works out, it will be extremely useful.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

MIT develops donor 'transplants' for buggy code without...

Similar Threads
Thread Forum
New computer and now win 8.1, a bit buggy...
Hi We have a new desktop and a new OS. Our old vista machine has been retired and we have moved up to some modern hardware with a 64 bit Win 8.1, yay :-) The thing is 8.1 is proving to be a bit buggy. It periodically (twice in two weeks) changes our keyboard language from German to English....
General Support
buggy 8.1 pro doesnt allow me to install drivers!!
guys!! is there any way to install drivers for asus zenfone 6 and samsung devices? i tried all possible ways i knew but this buggy 8.1 pro doesnt allow me to do anything. Been away from rooting and flashing for a long time........ help fast.... thanks in advance
Drivers & Hardware
Brand new install of 8 is acting buggy
Hi All I just completed a brand new build and then installed Windows 8 64 bit on the brand new PC. It installed without problems and boots up ok. But while in windows, I am experiencing odd problesm that just should not be happening on a clean system. The screen will go black for a few moments on...
General Support
My Windows 8 is buggy!
I really hope avoiding a reinstall of Windows: Switch app glitches on messenger: 19346 Cannot search settings: 19347 Not all installed programs show up: 19348
General Support
Win8 buggy icon/thumbnail
So i noticed a customized icon I have on my quick launch bar (yes i put a quick launch bar on win 8 lol) was displaying as something other than what i had initially set it as (it was displaying as a different customised icon, not back to its default or anything). So i went to My Pictures>Icons...
General Support
windows 8 pro is so buggy
it took 5 mins at start up today in d morning earlier it took jus 1 min ... it gets slow too often
General Support
Windows 8 is buggy
I recently installed Windows 8 Consumer Preview. Although the interface and everything is good, my computer is full of bugs & damn slow. Not only that when I leave it for awhile and it goes into sleep mode, I cannot go back to what I was previously doing without restarting the system. When the...
BSOD Crashes and Debugging

Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook