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It is a possible deadlock. There will be an actual deadlock if each process manages to execute one “wait” before the other one manages to execute the second “wait”. That will happen if both processes try to run their code at almost exactly the same time. Since this is very time dependent, that kind of code will deadlock very rarely - which makes that kind ...


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Assuming the semaphore only has 1 slot, Yes it can lead to Deadlock Improper use of semaphores with wait queues can cause deadlock, As a good programming practice, a semaphore should be initialized once at the very beginning of your program and before the threads which use it are created. It is a bad practice to reinitialize semaphores in the middle of ...


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