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. Isloor and T. Marsland, "The Deadlock Problem: An Overview," in Computer, vol. 13, no. , pp. 58-78, 1980.