CMPSCI 377: Operating Systems
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(Mini-) Homework 6: Distributed Systems
Due: December 13
- (10 pts) Problem 15.4 from OSC
- (10 pts) Problem 15.10 from OSC
- (10 pts) Name three techniques for data sharing in distributed
operating systems. Briefly explain what each technique does.
- (10 pts) Explain the difference between location transparency
and location independence in distributed file systems. Is NFS
location transparent? Location Independent?