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What do you mean by deadlock?

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What do you mean by deadlock?..

Answer / swathi

Dead lock is the situation which occurs when a process is
waiting for a resource which is already handled by someother
process and that particular process is waiting for some
other resource to complete its task which is handled by some
other differnt process
it is cyclic

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What do you mean by deadlock?..

Answer / vkin

When two or more threads of your program are blocked from
gaining access to a resource and as a result cannot make
ant progress, such a situation is called Starvation.

The ultimate form of Starvation is Deadlock. Deadlock
occurs when two or more threads are waiting on a condition
that cannot be satisfied. Most often a Deadlock occurs when
two or more threads are each waiting for the other to do
something.

Semaphores are used to avoid Deadlock situations.

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