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Author Nutt, Gary J.

Title Operating systems / Gary Nutt
Edition Third edition
Published Boston, Mass. ; London : Pearson/Addison-Wesley, [2004]
©2004

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Description xxxiii, 894 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. Using the Operating System -- Ch. 3. Operating Systems Organization -- Ch. 4. Computer Organization -- Ch. 5. Device Management -- Ch. 6. Implementinh Processes, Threads, and Resources -- Ch. 7. Scheduling -- Ch. 8. Basic Synchronization Principles -- Ch. 9. High-level Synchronization and Interprocess Communication -- Ch. 10. Deadlock -- Ch. 11. Memory Management -- Ch. 12. Virtual Memory -- Ch. 13. File Management -- Ch. 14. Protection and Security -- Ch. 15. Networks -- Ch. 16. Remote Files -- Ch. 17. Distributed Computing -- Ch. 18. Distributed Programming Runtime Systems -- Ch. 19. Design Strategies -- Ch. 20. The Linux Kernel -- Ch. 21 The Windows NT/2000/XP Kernel
Summary "Operating Systems, Third Edition has become a market leader by striking a balance between introducing the basic principles and putting examples from Linux, UNIX, and Windows into practice. The book promotes an understanding of contemporary operating system concepts and how they are applied today. For the third edition Gary Nutt has enhanced his vision with even more breadth to his coverage of operating system principles and even more opportunities for readers to see and work with real-world examples."--BOOK JACKET
Notes "Copyright c2004"
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 873-877) and index
Subject Operating systems (Computers)
LC no. 2003054828
ISBN 0201773449 alkaline paper
0321189558 paperback international ed