Computer Science 330
Operating Systems

Spring 2012, Siena College

Instructor and Course Information


Dr. James D. Teresco, Roger Bacon 314, (518) 783-4171
Electronic mail: jteresco AT (best contact method)
Class URL: [Link]
Class hour: Tuesday, Thursday 10:00-11:20, Roger Bacon 302
Lab meetings: Friday 9:20-12:20, Roger Bacon 306
Office hours: TBA

Fox Trot, by Bill Amend.


The required text for the course is Operating Systems Concepts Essentials (John Wiley & Sons, 2011, ISBN 978-0-470-88920-6) by Silberschatz, Galvin, and Gagne. This is available from the Siena bookstore and elsewhere. Be sure to get the correct edition, as there are a number of variations on this text.

The recommended text for the course is The C Programming Language, 2nd edition (Prentice Hall, 1988, ISBN 0-13-110362-8) by Kernighan and Ritchie.

You may also find it useful to purchase a Unix reference of your choice. Unix references will be available for your use in the lab.

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