deadlock

alexhabana's Avatar, Join Date: May 2008
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Given the four primary types of resources CPU, memory, storage devices, and files. Select for each one the most suitable technique for fighting deadlock and briefly explain why it is your choice.
gracie20's Avatar, Join Date: Aug 2008
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Hello..can anyone explain me the concept of deadlock in detail.

Gracie Sh

Last edited by shabbir; 29Aug2008 at 16:14.. Reason: Confine links to signatures.
xpi0t0s's Avatar, Join Date: Aug 2004
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There's a good article on Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deadlock

um...that link isn't in my signature, so if links should only be in sigs, how should a reference to an external website be done? There seems little point duplicating the Wiki article here.