Each discussion section is conducted by the TA. Below is a list showing which TA is responsible for which discussion section:

  • Wed 10:00am - 10:50am in KAP 144 (Ben Yan)
  • Wed 11:00am - 11:50am in OHE 132 (Ben Yan)
During a discussion section, the TA will present information regrading up-coming programming assignments. If you have a particular topic that you would like the TA to discuss on Friday, you should send e-mail to the TA before 5PM on Thursday. The TA will try his best to cover such requests.

Please note that programming assignments are due on Tuesdays (except for Kernel Assignment 3) and you are expected to have finished the an assignment before its due date.

The following are tentative and final slides (in PDF format) for this semester.

Week # Date Topics Comments
1 gdb, warmup #1 intro  
2 C, Unix  
3 warmup #2 intro (warmup #1 due on Tuesday)
4 multithreading, Unix signals  
5 intro to kernel assignments (warmup #2 due on Tuesday)
6 kernel #1  
7 intro to kernel 2 (kernel 1 due on Tuesday)
8 kernel 2 tests  
9 intro to kernel 3 (kernel 2 due on Tuesday)
10 objdump, debugging user space processes  
11 Q & A (kernel 3 due on Thursday)