Operating Systems VO (Betriebssysteme VO)

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The lecture provides an introduction to the basic concepts and services of operating systems. The focus is on the areas of processes and threads, synchronization and mutual exclusion of parallel processes, deadlock, scheduling, storage management, networking and security.

Contact: peter.puschner@tuwien.ac.at

 

Lecture Dates

Course Presentation: Montag, 8. October 2018, 13:00 c.t., Informatikhörsaal.

Lecture Dates (from 15. October): Montag, 13:00 c.t. - 15:00, Informatikhörsaal

 

Documents

Lecture Notes

 

Chapter Slides
Introduction to the Course (WS 2018 (pdf))
Overview (WS 2018 (pdf))
Processes and Threads (WS 2018 (pdf))
Mutual Exclusion and Synchronization (WS 2018 (pdf))
Deadlock (WS 2018 (pdf))
Memory management (WS 2018 (pdf))
Scheduling (WS 2018 (pdf))
Input/Output (WS 2018 (pdf))
File Management (WS 2018 (pdf))
Security (WS 2017 (pdf)) [see Chapter 14 and 15 of the book]
   

Exams

The exam is either written (90 minutes) or oral. No documents are allowed.

The application for examination is made by TISS (end of the registration or cancellation is about a week before the exam).

Office hours, during the semester: Tuesday, 14:00-15:00.
 

For the old LVA, 182.022, no more examinations are offered.

 

Grading/Score

1 87 - 100
2 75 - 86
3
62 - 74
4
50 - 61
5
0 - 49

 

Old Exams

You can find old exam information here.