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Safety and liveness properties: A survey

Kindler E ...see all

Bulletin of the European Association for Theoretical Computer Science, vol. 53 (1994) pp. 268-272

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The distinction of safety and liveness properties is often adopted in specification and design methods for distributed systems. We present a short survey on the "history" of these concepts and on papers that contributed to their general acceptance.

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  • Ekkart Kindler

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