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Unix for networked systems and devices ( 6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL)


Leader: C Watagodakumbura

Peninsula First semester 2005 (Day)

Synopsis: Structure and basic facilities of UNIX; the file system; multi-user operation; UNIX shells; processes -- environments, interprocess communication, system calls, utilities; UNIX-C interface -- C shell scripts, file handling, processes, interrupts, system calls and libraries; UNIX for limited resource devices.

Assessment: Final exam: 50%, Assignments: 50%.

Contact Hours: 4 hours

Prerequisites: CPE1004 plus a further 12 points of Network Computing units.

Prohibitions: CPE3007, CSE2208, CSE2391, CSE3001, CSE3208, CSE3391, GCO3813