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Notes on Operating Systems

@inproceedings{Feitelson2003NotesOO,
  title={Notes on Operating Systems},
  author={D. Feitelson},
  year={2003}
}
ions A process is essentially an abstraction of a computer. This is one of the major abstractions provided by multiprogrammed operating systems. It provides the operating environment for applications, which is based on the hardware, but with some changes such as lack of access to privileged instructions. But the important point is the isolation from other applications, running as other processes. Each one only sees its own resources, and is oblivious to the activities of the others. Another… Expand
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