The Structuring of Systems Using Upcalls

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When implementing a system specified as a number of layers of abstraction, it is tempting to implement each layer as a process. However, this requires that communication between layers be via asynchnonous inter-process messages. Our experience, especially with implementing network protocols, suggests that asynchronous communication between layers leads to… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/323647.323645
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@inproceedings{Clark1985TheSO, title={The Structuring of Systems Using Upcalls}, author={David D. Clark}, booktitle={SOSP}, year={1985} }