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Unix Homework chapter 13 pg. 433.docx

Operating Systems
Homework Questions
1.) Describe the importance of hardware independence.
3.) The role of the UNIX kernel is crucial. Explain why this is so and how it is treated
differently from other parts of the operating system.
4.) Explain how UNIX identifies CPU- and I/O-bound jobs and uses that information to keep
the system balanced.
5.) UNIX treats all devices as files. Explain why this was an innovative feature when it was
first introduced and how it adds flexibility to this operating system.

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Unix Homework .docx

Operating Systems
Homework Questions
1.) Describe the importance of hardware independence.
Answer: Hardware independence is the technique which helps us in keeping different
operating systems run...

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