Opacity of Memory Management in Software Transactional Memory

@article{Machens2013OpacityOM,
  title={Opacity of Memory Management in Software Transactional Memory},
  author={Holger Machens and Volker Turau},
  journal={CoRR},
  year={2013},
  volume={abs/1308.2881}
}
Opacity of Transactional Memory is proposed to be established by incremental validation. Quiescence in terms of epoch-based memory reclamation is applied to deal with doomed transactions causing memory access violations. This method unfortunately involves increased memory consumption and does not cover reclamations outside of transactions. This paper… CONTINUE READING