Abstract

It is easy to write and verify real-time specifications with existing languages and methods; one just represents time as an ordinary variable and expresses timing requirements with special timer variables. The resulting specifications can be verified with an ordinary model checker. This basic idea and some less obvious details are explained, and results are presented for two examples.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leslie Lamport
    • 1
  1. 1.Microsoft Research 

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