Pop Quiz 1 on Process, Interrupt CC-BY-NC

Maintainer: admin

Tuesday, September 25

11. What are different states of a process?

  • Created/New, Ready/Idle, Running, Blocked, Terminated
  • Process for Virtual Memory: Swapped out and waiting, Swapped out and blocked

1.12. What are the major methods for a process to pass parameters of system call to OS? and how are they implemented?

  • save parameters to registers
  • save parameters to stack
  • save parameters to block/table and have a register to point to block (store the address of the table)

1.1.13. Draw the timeline of interrupt processing