The Potential Use of ChatGPT for Debugging and Bug Fixing




ChatGpt, Debugger, GPT-3.5, Language Model


ChatGPT is a cutting-edge language model that has been making waves in the field of natural language processing. However, its capabilities extend far beyond language-based applications. ChatGPT can also be used as a powerful tool for debugging software code. As software applications become increasingly complex, the need for efficient and accurate debugging tools has become more pressing. ChatGPT's ability to analyze and understand code makes it a promising solution to this challenge. Debugging is a critical part of the software development process. Bugs, or errors in code, can have serious consequences for the functionality and security of software applications. Identifying and fixing bugs can be a time-consuming and labor-intensive process, requiring the expertise of experienced developers. ChatGPT has the potential to streamline this process and make it more accessible to a wider range of developers, regardless of their experience level. In this article, we will explore the capabilities of ChatGPT as a debugging tool, the advantages and limitations of using it, and best practices for integrating it into the software development workflow.


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03-05-2023 — Updated on 03-05-2023

How to Cite

M. A. Haque and S. Li, “The Potential Use of ChatGPT for Debugging and Bug Fixing”, EAI Endorsed Trans AI Robotics, vol. 2, May 2023.