Inductive Inference and Software Testing
H. Zhu, P. Hall, J. May
, Inductive Inference and Software Testing
. Journal of Software Testing, Verification and Reliability
, 2 (2). ISSN 0960-0833, pp. 69–81. September 1993. No electronic version available.
The term inductive inference denotes the process of hypothesizing a general rule from examples. This paper studies the relationship between inductive inference and software testing to see if inductive inference can be used as a theoretical foundation for testing.