Unformatted text preview: compared to asynchronous cancellation? 6. What is a thread pool and why is it used? 7. In Windows XP, what are the general components of a thread? 8. Describe the difference between the fork() and clone() Linux system calls. 9. Multicore systems present certain challenges for multithreaded programming. Briefly describe these challenges....
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- Fall '08
- Computer Architecture, Web server, Computer multitasking