What does livelock mean?

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  1. livelock(Noun)

    A condition resembling deadlock in which the various processes are constantly changing state but never reach a situation where any of them can proceed.

  2. Origin: (ca. 1971) Punning antonym for deadlock.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. livelock

    A situation in which some critical stage of a task is unable to finish because its clients perpetually create more work for it to do after they have been serviced but before it can clear its queue. Differs from deadlock in that the process is not blocked or waiting for anything, but has a virtually infinite amount of work to do and can never catch up.

How to pronounce livelock?

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    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Veena
    Veena
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How to say livelock in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of livelock in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of livelock in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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