In the third page (the third paragraph in the right column) of the paper "Time, Clocks, and the Ordering of Events in a Distributed System" by Leslie Lamport, it says that The reader may find it ...
I was thinking about any method where we can use RAM I/O speed, to calculate time, let's say for example: RAM transfer rate is 1000 MB/s, so when it's half full (about 500 M Bytes written), by ...
When I was a student, I saw a problem in a digital systems/logic design textbook, about N soldiers standing in a row, and want to shoot at the same time. A more difficult version of the problem was ...
Assume a computer has a precise clock which is not initialized. That is, the time on the computer's clock is the real time plus some constant offset. The computer has a network connection and we want ...