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DEFINITION: In computers, debugging is the process of locating and fixing or bypassing bugs (errors) in computer program code or the engineering of a hardware device. To debug a program or hardware device is to start with a problem, isolate the source of the problem, and then fix it. A user of a program that does not know how to fix the problem may learn enough about the problem to be able to avoid it until it  … 
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SoftwarePlanner QA Planner beta
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TRIAL SOFTWARE: IT Problem: Manage your manual test library, track your progress and analyze test results.
Posted: 02 Dec 2010 | Premiered: 02 Dec 2010

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JIRA 4.1.2
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SOFTWARE DOWNLOAD: IT Problem: JIRA provides issue tracking and project tracking for software development teams to improve code quality and the speed of development. Combining a clean interface for organising issues with customisable workflows, JIRA is the perfect fit for your team.
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JIRA 3.11
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DEBUGGING DEFINITION (continued): …  is permanently fixed. When someone says they've debugged a program or "worked the bugs out" of a program, they imply that they fixed it so that the bugs no longer exist.Debugging is a necessary process in almost any new software or hardware development process, whether a commercial product or an enterprise or personal application program. For complex products, debugging is done as the result of the unit test for the smallest unit of a system, again at component test when parts are brought together, again at system test when the product is used with other existing products, and again … 
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