Issue No.09 - September (1980 vol.13)
S.S. Isloor , University of Alberta
Deadlock is a constant threat in terminal-oriented systems. This comprehensive study of deadlock-handling techniques introduces a method for on-line detection in distributed data bases.
S.S. Isloor, T.A. Marsland, "The Deadlock Problem: An Overview", Computer, vol.13, no. 9, pp. 58-78, September 1980, doi:10.1109/MC.1980.1653786