On the nonexistence of resilient consensus protocols

Gadi Taubenfeld

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)285-289
Number of pages5
JournalInformation Processing Letters
Issue number5
StatePublished - 14 Mar 1991
Externally publishedYes

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Funding Information:
* Supported in part by the Hebrew Technical Institute schol-arship and by NSF grant CCR-8405478.


  • Fault tolerance
  • asynchronous message passing systems
  • crash failures
  • impossibility proof
  • resilient consensus protocols

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