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Modeling Consensus in a Process Calculus

  • Uwe Nestmann
  • Rachele Fuzzati
  • Massimo Merro
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2761)

Abstract

We give a process calculus model that formalizes a well-known algorithm (introduced by Chandra and Toueg) solving consensus in the presence of a particular class of failure detectors (\(\diamondsuit \mathcal{S}\)); we use our model to formally prove that the algorithm satisfies its specification.

Keywords

Correct Process Operational Semantic Failure Detector Modeling Consensus Consensus Algorithm 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Uwe Nestmann
    • 1
  • Rachele Fuzzati
    • 1
  • Massimo Merro
    • 2
  1. 1.EPFLSwitzerland
  2. 2.University of VeronaItaly

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