Linux Kernel Internals Training – II – Process Management

Course Name
Linux Kernel Internals Training – II – Process Management

Course Overview
This course on Linux kernel internals training focuses on process management sub-system of Linux Kernel. Participants will learn internals and data-structures used in process management and kernel threads as well as important systems calls in the kernel for process management.

Course Delivery

  • The course will be delivered by our Founder & CTO who is an Expert with 17+ years of experience in Linux Kernel and SAN software development.
  • 50% Theory, 50% Lab
  • Location: Bangalore, India

Course Duration
1 day

Target Audience

  • Professionals and Students who are working in Linux Systems Programming Areas
  • Anyone planning to learn Linux Kernel Programming

Course Pre-requisite


Fee, Schedule & Registration
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Process Management Course Outline

  • The Process
  • Process Descriptor and the Task Structure
  • Allocating the Process Descriptor
  • Storing the Process Descriptor
  • Process State
  • Manipulating the Current Process State
  • Process Context
  • The Process Family Tree
  • Process Creation
  • Copy-on-Write
  • Forking
  • vfork()
  • The Linux Implementation of Threads
  • Creating Threads
  • Kernel Threads
  • Process Termination
  • Removing the Process Descriptor

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