Towards Formal Verification of ToolBus Scripts

  • Wan Fokkink
  • Paul Klint
  • Bert Lisser
  • Yaroslav S. Usenko
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5140)


ToolBus allows one to connect tools via a software bus. Programming is done using the scripting language Tscript, which is based on the process algebra ACP. Tscript was originally designed to enable formal verification, but this option has so far not been explored in any detail. We present a method for analyzing a Tscript by translating it to the process algebraic language mCRL2, and then applying model checking to verify behavioral properties.


Model Check Parallel Composition Behavioral Property Atomic Action Label Transition System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Wan Fokkink
    • 1
    • 2
  • Paul Klint
    • 1
    • 3
  • Bert Lisser
    • 1
  • Yaroslav S. Usenko
    • 1
    • 4
  1. 1.Software Engineering ClusterCentrum voor Wiskunde en InformaticaAmsterdamThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Theoretical Computer Science SectionVrije Universiteit AmsterdamThe Netherlands
  3. 3.Programming Research GroupUniversiteit van AmsterdamThe Netherlands
  4. 4.Laboratory for Quality Software (LaQuSo)Technische Universiteit EindhovenThe Netherlands

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