Computer Science 322
Operating Systems

Mount Holyoke College
Spring 2008

Lecture 10: Critical Sections Using Hardware, Semaphores
Date: Wednesday, February 27, 2008


Lecture Assignment

Due at the start of class, Friday, February 29.

Turn in short answers to these questions. Please turn in a hard copy (typeset or handwritten are OK). We will discuss these questions during class, so no late submissions are accepted.

SG&G 6.3, 6.4

You need not turn in answers to the next two questions, but we will discuss them briefly in class.

SG&G 6.5, 6.6

Also, take a look at the practice exam questions handed out in class.

The reading for next time take you through SG&G Section 6.5.