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.
R. Vasudevan and J. Jagannathan, "Comments on "Protocols for Deadlock Detection in Distributed Database Systems"," in IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol. 9, no. , pp. 371, 1983.