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Transactions in RCCS

  • Vincent Danos
  • Jean Krivine
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 3653)

Abstract

We propose a formalisation of the notion of transaction, using a variant of CCS, RCCS, that distinguishes reversible and irreversible actions, and incorporates a distributed backtrack mechanism. Any weakly correct implementation of a transaction in CCS, once embedded in RCCS, automatically obtains a correct one. We show examples where this method allows for a more concise implementation and a simpler proof of correctness.

Keywords

Label Transition System Reversible Action Forward Transition Dine Philosopher Causal Form 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vincent Danos
    • 1
  • Jean Krivine
    • 2
  1. 1.CNRS & Université Paris 7 
  2. 2.INRIA Rocquencourt & Université Paris 6 

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