Semantics for an Asynchronous Message Passing System [chapter]

A.V.S. Rajan, S. Bavan, G. Abeysinghe
Innovations and Advanced Techniques in Computer and Information Sciences and Engineering  
The main focus of this paper is to define the operational semantics for the message passing strategy called Asynchronous Message Passing System (AMPS) used in the distributed programming language, LIPS (Language for Implementing Parallel/distributed Systems). AMPS is a point-topoint message passing system that does not use any message buffers. It is based on simple architecture and interfaces. In order to adequately provide implementation information for the message passing strategy, we have
more » ... trategy, we have defined the operational semantics and the codes needed for the abstract machine of LIPS.
doi:10.1007/978-1-4020-6268-1_16 fatcat:wm4t2b6jrjcahigmmujiyecvxa