Two one-page writing assignments are given early in the semester, and evaluated as part of the writing grade.
|One-pager 1||Therac-25 memo (PDF)|
|One-pager 2||X Window System memo (PDF)|
The hands-on assignments are designed to reinforce some of the concepts from the lectures and papers.
|ASSN #||TOPICS||SUPPORTING FILES|
|1||The UNIX file system (PDF)|
|2||The UNIX time-sharing system (PDF)|
|3||Internet routes and measuring round trip times (PDF)|
|4||Internet Domain Name System (PDF)|
|5||Write Ahead Log system (PDF)||wal-sys Perl script (TXT)|
|6||Cryptography and certificates (PDF)|