Given a choice between a command line interface and a GUI, most people prefer the GUI.
There are, however, people who prefer the command line interface. Why do you suppose
anyone would prefer a command line interface?
Here are 5 reasons why CL
Graphical User Interface (GUI) became the preferred method of interacting with a computer
system. Beginning with the Xerox-developed GUI in 1970, GUI-based platforms have evolved
from the Apple Macintosh to the Microsoft Windows operating
Regardless of the operating system used, from MS-DOS to Macintosh OS X, from Windows to
Linux, to OS/400, one of the key desirable characteristics is robustness of the operating system.
By definition, the word robust, when applied to computer software, re
Demonstrate an understanding of MS-DOS internals concepts, including the shell,
COMMAND.COM, transient and resident routines, File System, FAT, interrupt processing,
booting and running MS-DOS.
Demonstrate an understanding of Intel processor activity, including program code execution,
fetching instructions and data, tasking and interrupt handling, pipelining and the importance of
Finally, explain the difference between 32-bit Pen
Compare and contrast Windows and UNIX/Linux interfaces in terms of system resource
management and user interaction.
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CTS4107 Surveu of Operating Systems
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Demonstrate understanding of what you have learned about the Windows desktop, executing
programs under Windows, and the Windows file management system.
Also demonstrate knowledge of UNIX/Linux command line interface, file systems, and Pipes