Evolution of the Firefox codebase

Evolution of the Firefox codebase

This work presents a set of metrics for all releases of Firefox that are indicative of quality and allows one to inspect them through one of several views. By looking at changes in these metrics, one can see the evolution of the Firefox codebase over time. This work is also be useful as a retrospective, investigative tool to help infer when, say, architectural issues may be the cause for unfavorable user sentiment following a release.

Add a Comment

Login or register to post comments
 
Posted May 16, 2013
 
Views: 653
Tags code, code quality, firefox, source code
Tools d3
Data No data sets referenced yet.
Share
Embed
<iframe src="http://visualizing.org/embedded/54867" width="620" height="450" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" marginheight="0" marginwidth="0"></iframe>
Need help embedding?