Instructor: Prof. Janice T. Searleman
Office: Science Center 375
To understand the fundamental concepts underlying modern operating systems, and to gain hands-on experience with a specific unix-based system.
Applied Operating System Concepts, First Edition, by Silberschatz, Galvin, and Gagne, John Wiley & Sons, 2000, ISBN 0-471-36508-4.
The written homework assignments are expected to be individual efforts; however, you are encouraged to work on the programming projects in teams of two. You are required to make an appointment with me during the last week of the semester to discuss your course projects.