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OpenVMS AXP internals and data structures : version 1.5

Author: Ruth E Goldenberg; Saro Saravanan
Publisher: Salem, MA : Digital Press, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Provides a detailed treatment of the key architectural features of Alpha AXP systems and explores concepts which are equally applicable to the Alpha AXP family of processors and the internals of any  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ruth E Goldenberg; Saro Saravanan
ISBN: 155558120X 9781555581206
OCLC Number: 30155571
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxvi, 1672 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Introduction: System overview; I/O Architecture; Control Mechanisms: Interrupts and exceptions; Hardware interrupts and machine checks; Software interrupts; Condition handling; System service dispatching; ASTs; Synchronization: Synchronization techniques; Event flags; Lock management; Scheduling and time support: Time support; Scheduling; Process control and communication; Memory management: Memory management overview; Memory management data structure; Memory management system services; Paging dynamics; Working set list dynamics; The swapper; Pool management; Input/output: Overview of the I/O subsystem; I/O system services; I/O processing; Mailboxes; Miscellaneous I/O topics; Life of a process; Process creation; Image activation and exit; Translated image environment; Process dynamics; Process deletion; Life of the system: The modular executive; Bootstrap processing; Operating system initialization; Error handling; Error halt processing; Symmetric multiprocessing; Miscellaneous topics: Logical names; Miscellaneous system services; Appendixes: System processes and priveleged images; Use of listing and map files; SYSGEN parameters; Naming conventions; Data structure definitions; Size of system and P1 virtual address; Spaces; Summary of AXP systems; Lock and resource use by open VMS; Components; List of acronyms.
Responsibility: Ruth E. Goldenberg, Saro Saravanan.


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