COMS20012

Lecture 6 - Processes

The material is subdivided in small videos.

Please, watch the videos and go through the reading material in your own time.

Also remember to work on the accompanying exercises sheet

Textbook is Doeppner, Thomas W., Operating Systems in Depth unless stated otherwise.

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Video Links Reading Material
The Process Abstraction video (19min) pdf ppt Textbook 1.3.2 (page 14) 1.3.3 (page 16) 1.3.4 (page 19)
File Handles video (7min) pdf ppt Textbook 1.3.5 (page 20)
Threads video (17min) pdf ppt Textbook 3.1 (page 93) skip 3.1.1.2
Thread Switch video (13min) pdf ppt Textbook 5.1.2 (page 170)
Trap Handling, Domain Crossing and System Calls video (27min) pdf ppt Textbook 5.2 (page 177)

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