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<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Strict//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-strict.dtd"> <html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"> <head> <title>Operating System Introduction</title> <meta name="copyright" content="Copyright &#169; 2008 by Martin B. Wolske" /> <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" media="screen, projection, print" href="http://www.w3.org/Talks/Tools/Slidy/slidy.css" /> <script src="http://www.w3.org/Talks/Tools/Slidy/slidy.js" charset="utf-8" type="text/javascript"></script> <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" media="screen, projection, print" href="http://www.w3.org/Talks/Tools/Slidy/w3c-blue2.css" /> </head> <body> <div class="background"> <img id="head-icon" alt="graphic with four colored squares" src="http://www.w3.org/Talks/Tools/Slidy/icon-blue.png" /> </div> <div class="slide cover"> <div style="text- align:center;width:60%;position:relative;left:20%;top:20%"> <h1> Operating System Introduction<br /> LIS 451 * Summer 2008<br /> Introduction to Networked Information Systems<br /> </h1> <p> <a href="https://apps.lis.uiuc.edu/wiki/display/~mwolske/Martin+Wolske%2C+Ph.D."> Martin Wolske, Ph.D.</a> ( <a href="mailto:mwolske@uiuc.edu">mwolske@uiuc.edu</a>) </p> </div> </div> <div class="slide" id="OperatingSystemOpeningDiscussion"> <h1>Operating System Opening Discussion</h1> <ul class="incremental"> <li>What is an operating system?</li> <li>What are the main features you expect to find in an operating system?</li> <li> Name four different operating systems that you use on a periodic or regular basis (or provide a description of if you're not sure of the name). </li> <li>What distinguishes one operating system from another?</li> </ul> </div> <div class="slide" id="LabelingPartitions"> <h1>Labeling Partitions</h1> <ul class="incremental"> <li>Discussion <ul class="incremental"> <li> How does Windows label partitions? What are the strengths and weaknesses of this method for labeling partitions? </li>
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<li> What are some other ways that partitions could be labeled? What might be the strengths and weaknesses of each of these alternatives? </li> </ul> </li> <li>The Tree Structure <ul> <li> The <dfn>Tree Structure</dfn> is a structure that has successive branchings or subdivisions. Example implementations of tree structures to organize information that you use regularly would include <ul> <li> the dewey decimal system, with it's 10 main classes, each of which are further divided into 10 divisions, each of which are further divided into 10 sections; and </li> <li> drive letters, folders, and subfolders (e.g., I:/courseweb_html/lis451al1/summer08/presentations) </li> </ul> </li> <li> Finite tree structures have a member that has no superior, and is called the <dfn>root node</dfn> that acts as the starting node.
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