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Publication Title: WAITING ALGORITHMS FOR SYNCHRONIZATION IN LARGE-SCALE MULTIPROCESSORS
Publication Author: Lim, B.H.
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LCS Document Number: MIT-LCS-TR-498
Publication Date: 2-1-1991
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Abstract:
Through analysis and experiments, this paper investigates two-phase waiting algorithms to minimize the cost of waiting for synchronization in large-scale multiprocessors. In a two-phase algorithm, a thread first waits by polling a synchronization variable.
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