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On-Line Scheduling of Real-Time Tasks
October 1992 (vol. 41 no. 10)
pp. 1326-1331

An optimal on-line scheduler is given for a set of real-time tasks with one common deadline on m processors. It is shown that no optimal scheduler can exist for tasks with two distinct deadlines. Finally, an optimal on-line scheduler is given for situations where processors can go down unexpectedly.

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Index Terms:
online scheduling; real-time tasks; multiprocessing systems; real-time systems; scheduling.
Citation:
K.S. Hong, J.Y.-T. Leung, "On-Line Scheduling of Real-Time Tasks," IEEE Transactions on Computers, vol. 41, no. 10, pp. 1326-1331, Oct. 1992, doi:10.1109/12.166609
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