Provides a clear description of the concepts that underlie operating systems. It uses Java to illustrate many of these ideas and includes numerous examples that pertain specifically to popular operating systems such as UNIX, Solaris 2, Windows NT, Mach, the Apple Macintosh OS, IBM's OS/2 and Linux.

Applied Operating System Concepts 2003, Wiley Technology Publishing, New York

ISBN-13: 9780471355809

2nd edition