Concurrency in Operating Systems

Part of the Undergraduate Topics in Computer Science book series (UTICS)
In this chapter, we cover
  • Operating system support for concurrent and distributed systems

  • Processes and threads, as fundamental constructs provided by operating systems for building distributed systems

  • Process and thread examples in C

  • Ada task example


System Call User Mode Operating System Support Interprocess Communication Child Process 
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