Operating System Basics Interview Questions And Answers For Freshers and Experience Part-7
37. List out some reasons for process termination.
Time limit exceeded
Operator or OS intervention
38. What are the reasons for process suspension?
interactive user request
parent process request
39. What is process migration?
It is the transfer of sufficient amount of the state of process from one machine to the target machine.
40. What is mutant?
In Windows NT a mutant provides kernel mode or user mode mutual exclusion with the notion of ownership.
41. What is an idle thread?
The special thread a dispatcher will execute when no ready thread is found.
42. What is FtDisk?
It is a fault tolerance disk driver for Windows NT.