Modern Operating Systems

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Prentice-Hall International, 1992 - Operating systems (Computers) - 728 pages
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Requiring a basic understanding of computer systems, this introductory text provides a balanced coverage of centralized and distributed operating systems. The key principles of both kinds of systems are discussed in a case-study approach, including MS-DOS, UNIX, Amoeba and Mach.

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User Review  - Tobias.Bruell - LibraryThing

The book gives an elaborate description of the major algorithms and concepts which are used in operating systems. Most of the book is written on a very abstract level which often makes the ... Read full review

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User Review  - istoria - LibraryThing

One of my favorite courses in college, this book was a reasonable addition to the course. Nothing too complex, easy to understand. Not much more you could ask for. Read full review

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