Counter Flushing in FDDI

Adam M. Costello, advisor George Varghese
Computer and Communications Research Center
Washington University in St. Louis

Counter flushing is a self-stabilization technique that at first appears readily applicable to token-passing, but applying it to a real-world token-passing protocol reveals new constraints. The problems, solutions, and tradeoffs are described in:

[AMC]  Prepared by Adam M. Costello
 Last modified: 1999-Nov-08-Mon 00:02:57 GMT
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