Banker's algorithm

Why Banker's algorithm to avoid deadlock is called so?

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  • Sep 1st, 2009

After the installation of so many networks newly in the bank, there was a new need to avoid the deadlock at that situation.  this is not a joke, its true.  the algorithm's main intention is allocate available resources basing on the available requests. 

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Priyal jain

  • Nov 29th, 2017

The name was chosen because the algorithm could be used in a banking system to ensure that the bank never allocated its available cash in such a way that it could no longer satisfy the needs of all customers.

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