“Debian developer Martin Michlmayr has been working on finding
problems with the GNU Compiler Collection 4.1 release and code in
the Debian archives. Michlmayr’s research has had some interesting
results, and provides a wealth of information about the quality of
GCC 4.1 and MIPS code in the Debian archives.
“Michlmayr’s work was sponsored by Google and carried out at the
University of Cambridge as part of his research into quality
management in free software projects…”