Following the Locus of Execution

  • Clinton L. Jeffery


Perhaps the most basic monitoring act is following along in the source-code as execution progresses. Locus of execution information is used in various tools such as source-code viewers and profilers. Frequently, location information is used in combination with other execution information to inform the user of the specific source code line and column responsible for some behavior of interest.


Line Number Source Line Source File Source Code File Clock Tick 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • Clinton L. Jeffery
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  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of Nevada, Las VegasLas VegasUSA

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