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Program development using UNIX ( 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.

Assessment: Examination (3 hours): 50% + Practical work and presentation: 50%

Contact Hours: 4 hours per week

Prerequisites: CPE1004 plus a further 12 points of 2nd yr Network Computing units

Prohibitions: CPE2008, CSE2208, CSE2391, CSE3001, CSE3208, CSE3391, GCO3813