Syllabus academic year 2010/2011
(Created 2010-07-25.)
Credits: 3. Grading scale: UG. Cycle: G2 (First Cycle). Main field: Technology. Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. EDAF01 overlaps following cours/es: EDA055. Optional for: C4, D4, D4is, E4, E4pv, F4, Pi4. Course coordinator: Jonas Skeppstedt,,, Dept of Computer Science. Prerequisites: EDA027 Algorithms and Data Structures or EDAA01 Programming - Second Course. Recommended prerequisits: Compulsory parts in EDA050 Operative System. The course can however be studied parallel to EDA050. Assessment: For a passing grade the student must complete the project work. Home page:

The purpose of the course is that the students should get a deeper understanding about how an operating system can be constructed by doing

an implementation assignment as a project. The contents of the project is selected by the course responsible and can for instance be to

compare different methods of dynamic memory allocation.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

A project work, which varies between different years. The task is announced at the course web page.

Uresh Vahalia:Unix Internals: The New Frontiers, 2nd Ed. 13 978 0130210 340.