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Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1813/6567
Title: Recognizing Safety and Liveness
Authors: Alpern, Bowen
Schneider, Fred B.
Keywords: computer science
technical report
Issue Date: Jan-1986
Publisher: Cornell University
Citation: http://techreports.library.cornell.edu:8081/Dienst/UI/1.0/Display/cul.cs/TR86-727
Abstract: Formal characterizations for safety properties and liveness properties are given in terms of the structure of the Buchi automaton that specifies the property. The characterizations permit a property to be decomposed into a safety property and a liveness property whose conjunction is the original. The characterizations also give insight into techniques required to prove a large class of safety and liveness properties.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1813/6567
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