Apples vs. oranges?

Daniel M. German, Julius Davies
2011 Proceeding of the 8th working conference on Mining software repositories - MSR '11  
We attempt to compare the source code of two Java IDE systems: Netbeans and Eclipse. The result of this experiment shows that many factors, if ignored, could risk a bias in the results, and we posit various observations that should be taking into consideration to minimize such risk.
doi:10.1145/1985441.1985483 dblp:conf/msr/GermanD11 fatcat:t3womfgeh5gilhdyhskc6vowly