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Applicability of modified condition/decision coverage to software testing

Applicability of modified condition/decision coverage to software testing

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Modified condition/decision coverage is a structural coverage criterion requiring that each condition within a decision is shown by execution to independently and correctly affect the outcome of the decision. This criterion was developed to help meet the need for extensive testing of complex Boolean expressions in safety-critical applications. The paper describes the modified condition/decision coverage criterion, its properties and areas for further work.

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