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Re: How to teach OS

From: "George Georgalis" <george@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 4 Mar 2005 11:47:42 -0500

On Fri, Mar 04, 2005 at 10:04:52AM -0600, Zera William Holladay wrote:
>If you (a developer) were teaching a first level college course in
>operating systems with the goal of (eventually) transforming each student
>into a *BSD developer, then how would you teach the course?
>Specifically, what programming assignments would you have?  What material
>would you cover?

Learn Pascal: programs, data types and structures. The forced structure is
a good introduction to Unix OS process segmentation, IMHO. If programming
is not a prerequisite, you may turn out a bunch of enterprise red hats.

// George

George Georgalis, systems architect, administrator Linux BSD IXOYE
http://galis.org/george/ cell:646-331-2027 mailto:george@xxxxxxxxx

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