Deadlock detection in distributed systems
Deadlocks are a fundamental problem in distributed systems and deadlock detection in distributed systems has received considerable attention in the past. In distributed systems, a process may request resources in any order, which may not be known a priori, and a process can request a resource while holding others. If the allocation sequence of process resources is not controlled in such environments, deadlocks can occur. A deadlock can be defined as a condition where a set ...