Memory management Interview questions


Total available count: 45
Subject - Operating System
Subsubject - Memory management

What are conditions on which deadlock can occur while swapping the processes?

1. All processes in the main memory are asleep.

2. All ‘ready-to-run’ processes are swapped out.

3. There is no space in the swap device for the new incoming process that are swapped out of the main memory.

4. There is no space in the main memory for the new incoming process.




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What do you mean by nice value?
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What are the criteria for choosing a process for swapping out of the memory to the swap device?
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What are the criteria for choosing a process for swapping into memory from the swap device?
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What are the requirements for a swapper to work?
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What are the processes that are not bothered by the swapper? Give Reason.