Illustrate out the following phrases:
• Critical section
• Mutual Exclusion
Name all 3 techniques which are basically employed in synchronizing processes.
What are semaphores employed for?
What is the concept of the atomic operation?
Illustrate out the concept involved in the producer – consumer problem.
Semaphores support two kinds of atomic operations? What are they? And what does each type of operation represent?
There are two (2) types of semaphore implementation. State they and what are the operations involved in each of them.