Topics
 
  • An Overview of AIX V4 Internals
  • Basic Kernel Tables and Lists
  • AIX Control Flow
  • The AIX Virtual Memory Manager
  • The System Call Subsystem
  • Process and Thread Management
  • Internals of the Journaled File System
  • Kernel File System Structures
  • Interprocess Communication
  • AIX Kernel Debugging
Audience
  AIX system administrators and support people who desire a comprehensive understanding of the inner workings of the AIX kernel; applications programmers who need to know more about writing code that interfaces with the kernel.
Prerequisites
  A good understanding of the C programming language is required, plus a working knowledge of the AIX operating system, including experience using the vi editor, navigating the file systems, and using basic commands. These skills may be obtained by taking the Web Age Solutions Inc. classes: Introduction to C, Introduction to AIX and AIX System Administration.
Duration
  Five days.