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Explain the basic functions of process management. 

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The basic functions of the OS wrt the process management are :

  • Allocating resources to processes,
  • enabling processes to share and exchange information,
  • protecting the resources of each process from other processes and
  • enabling synchronisation among processes.
Operating system - functions of process management - Jan 07, 2010 at 15:00 PM  by Vidya Sagar

Explain the basic functions of process management.

A process is an integral part of operating system. The resources are allocated by the operating system to the processes. The functions are:

- Allocation and protection of resources
- Synchronization enabling for all processes
- Processes protection

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