24308 CSC 080A - 0 - Operating Systems

Spring 2003
Monday, 5:30 pm - 8:10 pm , Kramer Science Center 102A
Herbert J. Bernstein (yaya@dowling.edu)

Devices and Files


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Devices and Files

If we don't bring data into and extract results from computers, they have very little value. Devices (peripheral devices) provide the interface between computers and the real world. Files are logical abstractions of information imposed upon devices that allow us to work with information on computers in an organized manner.


Device Management

File Systems

Updated 3 April 2002.