CS 5/43201, Summer 1998, Department
of Math and Computer Science, Kent State University
This page last updated on 6/21/98
MSB 217, 672-4004 ext. 217
Office hours = M-F 2-4 pm
You can walk in anytime.
Tel: 330-6724004 x154
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4:30-6:15pm M0N-TUE-THR, JUN 15 - AUG 8
Test Operating System:
The course projects will be based on "Nachos". There will
be two programming projects.
Related Information Sites:
Introduction to Programming with Threads", Andrew Birrell, DEC .
UNIX Implemenation", Ken Thompson, AT&T, 1978.
A Fast File System for UNIX", McKusick, Joy, Leffler, Fabry, UC Berkeley,
ACM Special Interest Group on Operating
Systems publications and conferences.
Computing Env, IBM
paper, UC Berkeley (explains objectives behind the assignments)
Road Map Through Nachos", Thomas Narten, Duke Univ (explains system
to Reading the Nachos Code, O'Donnell, U Chicago
(explains bootstapping, thread dispatching, address translation, system
call handling, and other exception handling mechanisms)
Nachos Home Page,
"A Quick Introduction
to C++", Christopher, UC Berkeley
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