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ISBN-13 9780131859913ISBN-10 0131859919
ISBN-10 0131429388ISBN-13 9780131429383
Author(s): Andrew S. Tanenbaum - Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, The Netherlands; Albert S. Woodhull - Amherst, Massachusetts
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2006 Pages: 1080

For introductory courses on computer operating systems.

Revised to address the latest version of MINIX (MINIX 3), this streamlined, simplified new edition remains the only operating systems text to first explain relevant principles, then demonstrate their applications using a Unix-like operating system as a detailed example. It has been especially designed for high reliability, for use in embedded systems, and for ease of teaching.

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