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Static analysis vs. dynamic test: A matter of multiple choice?

Bernard Cole
3/28/2011 06:11 AM EDT

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re: Static analysis vs. dynamic test: A matter of multiple choice?
EREBUS0   4/5/2011 7:08:27 PM
It is not an issue of static or dynamic code analysis. You need to do both in order to verify that each processing thread gets access to the system components when they need them without interferring with the needs of the other threads to accomplish the same goal. Correct timing does not just happen, you have to understand the processing environment, the system environment, the signal acquisition dynamics and the reaction/presentation requirements. Until you know what is going on inside the box, you can have critical timing issues and not be aware that they exist. If you have nonreproduceable gremlins, it is usually an indicatiion that there is a timeing issue in your system. Thanks, DAB

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