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What are the scheduling algorithms used by operating sytems like WINDOWS and LINUX?

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in what context? Can you be more specific with your question? –  MaQleod Oct 13 '12 at 3:34
He most likely meant kernel process scheduling and switching. Take a look at "Inside Windows" for Windows, and there's probably a ton of info on the Internet for Linux. –  Mark Allen Oct 13 '12 at 3:57