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Unformatted text preview: Problem 3: Problem 4: Discuss the tradeoffs between user and kernel threads. (a) What are the advantages and disadvantages of each? (b) Assume we can make system calls as fast as procedure calls using some new hardware mechanism. Would this make one kind of thread clearly preferable over the other? Explain briefly. Problem 5:...
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This note was uploaded on 10/01/2011 for the course CSC 4103 taught by Professor Ullmer,b during the Fall '08 term at LSU.
- Fall '08
- Operating Systems