After sharing this story with some fellow teachers, I thought it would be fun to share as an article. Welcome to the world of insecure code!
As I get deeper into my studies, I'm now into distributed systems topics like distributed mutual exclusion. Come study with me!
Up next in our process synchronization collection is the Producers-Consumers problem. Get read to explore a few solutions using semaphores and monitors.
In this third installment of the qualifying exam sequence, we look to tackling a specific process synchronization problem: Readers-Writers.
With an operating systems exam in the fall, I've decided to take a look at some of the concepts I'll need to know. Up first, process synchronization!
Kicking of studying for the qualifying exam with a bit of number theory as the basis of RSA encryption. Wish me luck!