CS 3204 Topics and Reading Assignments


Exam topics and rough breakdown:

 

Topic

Stallings

Approx Pct

Scheduling issues

3.1 – 3.5, 9.1 – 9.3, 4.1

20%

VM issues

8.1 – 8.4

25%

Concurrency

4.2-4.3, 4.6, 5.1-5.6

20%

Deadlock

6.1-6.8

20%

File systems,

   miscellaneous

11.1, 11.4, 11.4,

12.1 – 12.5

15%

 

 

Topic

Stallings

Course Administration

N/A

Computer Systems

Chapter 1

(1.1 - 1.7)

Operating Systems Concepts

Chapter 2

(2.1 - 2.4, 2.6)

Process Representation

Chapter 3

(3.1 - 3.5)

Uniprocessor Scheduling and

Scheduling Evaluation

Chapter 9

(9.1 - 9.3)

Basic Memory Management

Chapter 7

(7.1 - 7.2)

Virtual Memory

Chapter 8

(8.1 – 8.4)

Thread Concepts

Chapter 4

(4.1 – 4.3, 4.6)

Concurrency

Chapter 5

(5.1 – 5.6)

Chapter 6

(6.1 – 6.8)