Unformatted text preview: e deadlocked. Suppose one of the philosophers
doesn’t show up for dinner, leaving N-1 philosophers sharing N chopsticks. Can
deadlock occur? Circle the best answer.
D eadlock will occur : N EVER … . SOMETIMES … ALW AYS
(D) (1 point) An 8-level priority interrupt system is used to allow a single CPU to serve several
interrupting devices. Is a 3-bit priority associated with each interrupt request? With the current
CPU state? Circle all that apply, or NONE.
C ircle all that apply, or NONE : 6.004 Spring 2010 - 1 of 4 - R equests … CPU … NONE Quiz #5 Problem 2 (9 points): Pipelined Beta
This problem concerns the 5-stage Beta pipeline described in Lecture (diagram on back of
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