Credit units: 3
Offered: Term 2 only
Weekly hours: 3 Lecture hours
College: Graduate and Postdoc Studies
Department: Computer Science
An advanced look at the principles of modern operating systems. The process and the kernel, communication between processes, interrupt handling in the kernel. Message passing and synchronization primitives and their implementation. Implementation of virtual memory and file systems. Device drivers and I/O.
Prerequisite(s): CMPT 332.
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