Accession Number:

ADA135459

Title:

A Distributed Procedure to Detect and/or Deadlock.

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept.,

Corporate Author:

TEXAS UNIV AT AUSTIN DEPT OF COMPUTER SCIENCES

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

38.0

Abstract:

The authors present a procedure to detect deadlock in a distributed system. The procedure is dynamic and distributed. Deadlock will be correctly detected for general resource requests of the form Lock file A and file B at NY or lock file A and file B at LA. The contribution of this paper is that it presents a distributed solution to the deadlock detection problem when requests have ANDOR form.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Computer Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE