Patent Number: 8,819,494

Title: Automatically changing parts in response to tests

Abstract: In an embodiment, in response to an error encountered by a test of a program, a rule is found that specifies the error and an action. A part in the program is selected in response to the action, the part is modified, and the test is re-executed. In various embodiments, the part is modified by changing the code in the part or by replacing the part with a previous version of the part.

Inventors: Johnson; Todd E. (Chatfield, MN), Kulack; Frederick A. (Rochester, MN), Petri; John E. (St. Charles, MN)

Assignee: International Business Machines Corporation

International Classification: G06F 11/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/26/12018