Computer Science 322
Operating Systems

Mount Holyoke College
Spring 2008

Lecture 05: CPU Scheduling: Basics
Date: Monday, February 11, 2008

Quote of the day:

- Frank: "What does that mean? PSPN?"
- Prof Williams: "First, it means you have at least 20/30 vision. It also means
Preemptive Shortest Process Next."
- CS135, 1/9/91


Lecture Assignment

Please look at these questions, but there is no need to turn them in. We will discuss them in class on Wednesday.

SG&G 5.8, 5.10

Turn in short answers to this question. Please turn in a hard copy (typeset or handwritten are OK) at the start of class, Wednesday, February 13. We will discuss these questions during class, so no late submissions are accepted.

SG&G 5.6