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Verification of Peterson's Algorithm for Leader Election in a Unidirectional Asynchronous Ring Using NuSMV

  title={Verification of Peterson's Algorithm for Leader Election in a Unidirectional Asynchronous Ring Using NuSMV},
  author={Amin Ansari},
  • Amin Ansari
  • Published 6 August 2008
  • Computer Science
  • ArXiv
The finite intrinsic nature of the most distributed algorithms gives us this ability to use model checking tools for verification of this type of algorithms. [] Key Method Although it seems that model checking is not a feasible approach for this problem, I attempt to use several effective limiting assumptions for hiring formal model checking approach without losing the correct functionality of the Peterson's algorithm. These enforced limiting assumptions target the degree of freedom in the model checking…

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