Vol.9, No.1, February 2020.                                                                                                                                                                           ISSN: 2217-8309

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        eISSN: 2217-8333

 

TEM Journal

 

TECHNOLOGY, EDUCATION, MANAGEMENT, INFORMATICS

Association for Information Communication Technology Education and Science


Challenges in Dynamic Software Updating

 

Danijel Mlinarić

 

© 2020 Danijel Mlinarić, published by UIKTEN. This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 License. (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)

 

Citation Information: TEM Journal. Volume 9, Issue 1, Pages 117-128, ISSN 2217-8309, DOI: 10.18421/TEM91-17, February 2020.

 

Received: 06 January 2020.

Revised:   02 February 2020.
Accepted:  07 February 2020.
Published: 28 February 2020.

 

Abstract:

 

Changes in the domain or simple bug corrections lead to software updating. In general, software updating involves halting the running program, which is not desirable in the current applications, for reasons such as costs in business or undesired situations in mission-critical applications. To avoid program halting and to replace the current program version while running, many different Dynamic Software Updating (DSU) solutions have been developed. This paper presents a set of challenges in the existing research of dynamic software updating and the ideas for further developments.

 

Keywords –on-the-fly modification, hot-swapping, dynamic software change.

 

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