Computer Science - Operating Systems Concepts - Discussion


Interprocess communication

[A]. is required for all processes
[B]. is usually done via disk drives
[C]. is never necessary,
[D]. allows processes to synchronize activity

Answer: Option D


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Priti said: (May 9, 2012)  
Mechanism for processes to communicate and to synchronize their action.

Ankur said: (Oct 15, 2013)  
It is basically used for synchronization of multiple processes so that they can communicate with each other but there should be some common in those processes.

Miss Priya said: (Oct 31, 2013)  
Inter-process communication is a set of methods for the exchange of data among multiple threads in one or more processes.

Mahesh Jagtap said: (Aug 15, 2017)  
IPC can be done by two by methods, one is shared memory and other is message passing. Both are used to synchronize two communicating process.

Juliet said: (Apr 7, 2019)  
Nice one, thanks.

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