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tboemker@elynx.com (7) [Avatar] Offline
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In section 4.3.1 (Avoiding common pitfalls), p. 135, the book says that services can disappear at any time. Is it possible to prevent a service from disappearing during the execution of a request?

If not, is it necessary that the execution of a request be atomic, so that no half-done changes are visible if the service disappears during the execution of the request?