Issue No.03 - May (1983 vol.9)
J.R. Jagannathan , Department of Computer Science, University of Waterloo
The two-phase deadlock detection protocol in the above paperl detects false deadlocks. This is contrary to what the authors claim. The false detection o. f deadlocks is shown using a counterexample.
J.R. Jagannathan, R. Vasudevan, "Comments on "Protocols for Deadlock Detection in Distributed Database Systems"", IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol.9, no. 3, pp. 371, May 1983, doi:10.1109/TSE.1983.237019