Results for: Uniprocessor

In Computer Networking

Can a concurrent system run on a uniprocessor computer?

Answer Yes it can. By using time-slicing technique. enables a number of activities to be at some stage of their execution between their start and finish points and, pro (MORE)
In Computer Terminology

Why are spin locks inappropriate for uniprocessor systems?

because the process holding the spinlock would do nothing (thus wasting CPU cycles) when it is allocated the CPU. It is better to put it in the sleep state (that is putting th (MORE)