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Stopping Rules and Estimation for Recapture Debugging with Unequal Failure Rates
Anne Chao and Mark C. K. Yang
Vol. 80, No. 1 (Mar., 1993), pp. 193-201
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/2336768
Page Count: 9
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A theoretical optimal stopping rule based on the minimization of the testing cost and expected penalty due to the unremoved bugs is derived without the equal failure rate assumption under Nayak's (1988) recapture debugging procedure. Two adaptive stopping rules suitable for practical use are constructed and tested by simulation. The estimation of the number of undetected bugs is also considered via remaining failure rate estimation.
Biometrika © 1993 Biometrika Trust