Calendar

LEC # TOPICS KEY DATES
1 Operating Systems Lab 1 Out
2 PC Hardware and x86 Programming  
3 Overview of Major Internals, System Call Interface

Lab 1 due one day after Lecture 3

Lab 2 Out

4 Virtual Memory  
5 Interrupts, Exceptions  
6 Multiprocessors and Locking  
7 Processes and Switching

Lab 2 due one day after Lecture 7

Lab 3 Out

8 Sleep & Wakeup  
9 File Systems Lab 3 (part A) due one day after Lecture 9
10 Crash Recovery

Lab 3 (part B) due one day after Lecture 10

Lab 4 Out

11 File System Performance and Fast Crash Recovery  
12 Project Introduction and Discussion Lab 4 (part A) due one day after Lecture 12
13 OS Organization  
14 In-class Hacking Session Lab 4 (part B) due one day after Lecture 14
15 Project Conferences

Lab 4 (part C) due one day after Lecture 15

Lab 5 Out

16 Project Conferences (cont.)  
17 Language / OS Co-design Lab 5 due one day after Lecture 17
Quiz Quiz (Open Book and Notes)  
18 Scalable Locks Initial Project Demo Due
19 Project Conferences  
20 Project Conferences (cont.)  
21 Lock-free Coordination  
22 Virtual Machines  
23 No lecture; work on final projects  
24 Demos in class  
25 Demos in class (cont.)  

Course Info

Learning Resource Types

grading Exams with Solutions
notes Lecture Notes
group_work Projects with Examples
assignment Programming Assignments