Modifiability of large software systems

  • L. A. Belady
Part III, Operating System Evolution
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 143)


The problem of software modifiability is two-fold: that of modifying existing systems and of designing new systems which are easier to modify.


Software Modifiability Data Abstraction Control Block External Structure Abstract Data Type 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. A. Belady
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  1. 1.IBM ResearchUSA

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