Computer Science

CSC 342: Operating Systems

Course Description:

Study of supervisory programs. System services and file systems; CPU scheduling; memory management; virtual memory; disk scheduling. Deadlock characterization, prevention, and avoidance; concurrent processes; semaphores; critical sections; synchronization. Distributed systems and communication protocols.

Prerequisites:

CSC 242 and CSC 231

Current Semester Pages:

  • Section 801: Dr. Clayton Ferner