Unformatted text preview: content of these slots of a typical PCB. 4. The POSIX shared memory API defines four system calls shmget(), shmat(), shmdt(), and shmctl() that can be used for IPC. Describe the four system calls. 5. What are the benefits of multithreaded programming? 6. Textbook exercise 4.7 (page 147). Explain what happens. Test the code if in doubt. 7. What is a LWP (light-weight process)?...
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This note was uploaded on 10/11/2011 for the course COP 4610 taught by Professor Robertengelen during the Spring '11 term at FSU.
- Spring '11
- Operating Systems