Conflict Detection

Some articles on conflict detection, conflicts:

File Synchronization - Common Features
... Conflict detection where a file has been modified on both sources, as opposed to where it has only been modified on one ... Undetected conflicts can lead to overwriting copies of the file with the most recent version, causing data loss ... For conflict detection, the synchronization software needs to keep a database of the synchronized files ...

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    Every man is in a state of conflict, owing to his attempt to reconcile himself and his relationship with life to his conception of harmony. This conflict makes his soul a battlefield, where the forces that wish this reconciliation fight those that do not and reject the alternative solutions they offer. Works of art are attempts to fight out this conflict in the imaginative world.
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