This research project proposes a new automatic comment generation approach, which mines comments from existing software repositories.


- Edmund Wong, Taiyue Liu, Lin Tan, CloCom: Mining Existing Source Code for Automatic Comment Generation", International Conference on Software Analysis, Evolution, and Reengineering (SANER) 2015

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We made our tool open source. It is a standalone source code clone detection tool with the ability to map code segments to code comments.

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