A New Instructional Operating System

David A. Holland, Ada T. Lim, and Margo I. Seltzer

2002 ACM SIGCSE Conference on Computer Science Education




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This paper presents a new instructional operating system, OS/161, and simulated execution environment, System/161, for use in teaching an introductory undergraduate operating systems course. We describe the new system, the assignments used in our course, and our experience teaching using the new system.

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