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Chapter 1: Introduction
Ch1 Practice Exercises Pages 49 - 50

Chapter 2: Operating-System Structures
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            User Operating System Interface
            System Calls
            System Programs
            Operating System Structure
Assignment Chapter 2

Chapter 3: Process Concept
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            Process Concept
            Process Scheduling
            Operations on Processes
            Inter-process Communication
            Communication in Client-Server Systems
Assignment Chapter 3

Chapter 4: Threads
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            Multithreading Models
            Thread Libraries and Threading Issues
            Operating System Examples
            Windows XP and Linux Threads
            Re-entrency and Thread specific data