Some articles on state, correct state:
... A system is self-stabilizing if and only if Starting from any state, it is guaranteed that the system will eventually reach a correct state (convergence) ... Given that the system is in a correct state, it is guaranteed to stay in a correct state, provided that no fault happens (closure) ... expected number of rounds needed to reach a correct state is bounded by some constant ...
Famous quotes containing the words state and/or correct:
“The law of nature is alternation for evermore. Each electrical state superinduces the opposite. The soul environs itself with friends, that it may enter into a grander self-acquaintance or solitude; and it goes alone for a season, that it may exalt its conversation or society.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)
“In correct theology, the Virgin ought not to be represented in bed, for she could not suffer like ordinary women, but her palace at Chartres is not much troubled by theology, and to her, as empress-mother, the pain of child-birth was a pleasure which she wanted her people to share.”
—Henry Brooks Adams (18381918)