PB167 Operating Systems Seminar

Faculty of Informatics
Spring 2014
Extent and Intensity
0/2. 2 credit(s) (plus extra credits for completion). Type of Completion: z (credit).
Teacher(s)
Ing. Mgr. et Mgr. Zdeněk Říha, Ph.D. (lecturer)
RNDr. Dušan Klinec (seminar tutor)
Mgr. Martin Žák (seminar tutor)
Guaranteed by
doc. RNDr. Vlastislav Dohnal, Ph.D.
Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
Contact Person: Ing. Mgr. et Mgr. Zdeněk Říha, Ph.D.
Supplier department: Department of Computer Systems and Communications - Faculty of Informatics
Timetable of Seminar Groups
PB167/01: Wed 10:00–11:50 G209, Z. Říha
PB167/02: Wed 16:00–17:50 G209, D. Klinec
PB167/03: Mon 18:00–19:50 G209, D. Klinec
PB167/04: Tue 14:00–15:50 G209, M. Žák
Prerequisites (in Czech)
PB153 Operating Systems Applications || NOW ( PB153 Operating Systems Applications )|| PB152 Operating Systems || NOW ( PB152 Operating Systems )
Absolvování nebo současný zápis s PB153.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
The capacity limit for the course is 60 student(s).
Current registration and enrolment status: enrolled: 0/60, only registered: 0/60, only registered with preference (fields directly associated with the programme): 0/60
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
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Course objectives
Seminar focuses on practical aspects of issues discussed in PB153 (OS). The objective is to allow students to learn details of operating systems that are useful for development of system tools as well as of other applications. Students will be able to use basic resources of operating systems: kernel interface, system calls, IPC, process priorities, planning algorithms, processes and threads, access control, I/O operations, filesystems in Windows-based and Linux-based systems.
Syllabus
  • Kernel interface, system calls, IPC, process priorities, planning algorithms, processes and threads, access control, I/O operations, filesystems.
Literature
  • SILBERSCHATZ, Abraham, Peter B. GALVIN and Greg GAGNE. Operating system concepts : Windows XP update. 6th ed. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 2003. xxi, 951. ISBN 0471250600. info
  • STALLINGS, William. Operating systems. 2nd ed. London: Prentice-Hall International, 1995. xviii, 701. ISBN 0-13-180977-6. info
  • SILBERSCHATZ, Abraham, Peter B. GALVIN and Greg GAGNE. Applied operating system concepts. 1st ed. New York: John Wiley & Sons, 2000. xviii, 840. ISBN 0471365084. info
Teaching methods
seminars in computer lab, homeworks
Assessment methods
Active participation at the seminars is mandatory. Homeworks are assigned every week. To pass the subject 70% of the points from homeworks must be collected.
Language of instruction
Czech
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
The course is also listed under the following terms Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Spring 2011, Spring 2012, Spring 2013, Spring 2015, Spring 2016.
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