October 7, 2023
October 7, 2023
October 7, 2023
###### Operating-Systems
October 7, 2023
 Question 43

An operating system contains 3 user processes each requiring 2 units of resource R. The minimum number of units of r such that no deadlocks will ever arise is

 A 3 B 5 C 4 D 6
Question 43 Explanation:
For the system to cause deadlock give each process 1 resource less than they require. Since in this case they require 2 resource each, so just give them 1 resource each. So if at max if 3 resource will be available then there can be deadlock. So by adding one more resource deadlock will never occur. So in total minimum 4 resources are required so that deadlock will never occur.
Question 43 Explanation:
For the system to cause deadlock give each process 1 resource less than they require. Since in this case they require 2 resource each, so just give them 1 resource each. So if at max if 3 resource will be available then there can be deadlock. So by adding one more resource deadlock will never occur. So in total minimum 4 resources are required so that deadlock will never occur.