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MSR 2019
Sun 26 - Mon 27 May 2019 Montreal, QC, Canada
co-located with ICSE 2019

One recent, significant advance in modeling source code for machine learning algorithms has been the introduction of path-based representation – an approach consisting in representing a snippet of code as a collection of paths from its syntax tree. Such representation efficiently captures the structure of code, which, in turn, carries its semantics and other information. Building the path-based representation involves parsing the code and extracting the paths from its syntax tree; these steps build up to a substantial technical job. With no common reusable toolkit existing for this task, the burden of mining diverts the focus of researchers from the essential work and hinders newcomers in the field of machine learning on code.

In this paper, we present PathMiner – an open-source library for mining path-based representations of code. Path- Miner is fast, flexible, well-tested, and easily extensible to support input code in any common programming language.

Sun 26 May

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11:00 - 11:45
Session I: Representations for Mining (Part 1)MSR 2019 Technical Papers / MSR 2019 Data Showcase at Place du Canada
Chair(s): Chanchal K. Roy University of Saskatchewan
SCOR: Source Code Retrieval With Semantics and Order
MSR 2019 Technical Papers
Pre-print Media Attached
PathMiner : A Library for Mining of Path-Based Representations of Code
MSR 2019 Technical Papers
Vladimir Kovalenko TU Delft, Egor Bogomolov Higher School of Economics, JetBrains Research, Timofey Bryksin , Alberto Bacchelli University of Zurich
DOI Pre-print Media Attached
Import2vec: learning embeddings for software libraries
MSR 2019 Technical Papers
Bart Theeten Nokia Bell Labs, Belgium, Frederik Vandeputte , Tom Van Cutsem Nokia Bell Labs
Semantic Source Code Models Using Identifier Embeddings
MSR 2019 Data Showcase
Vasiliki Efstathiou Athens University of Economics and Business, Diomidis Spinellis Athens University of Economics and Business