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Question number: 355

» Operating System » Unix

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Describe in Detail

What is page fault? It’s types?


Define page fault.

Define Page Fault.

Define page fault.

  • Page fault handler is one of critical parts of code in the linux kernel.

  • It has major influence on memory subsystem’s performance.

  • Each process is assigned to a memory chunk named as pages.

  • A process has a page table containing page table entries that point to the memory assigned to the process. They communicate to the CPU, the memory locations which valid for the process.

  • A page table that does not currently map to RAM, will result in page fault by CPU.

Two types of page fault:

Validity fault

  • Validity fault is the result of non setting of valid bits in main memory at the time of refererring a page.

Protection fault

  • Provides protection mechanism in response to access violation caused by running code.
Two types of page fault

Two Types of Page Fault

Two types of page fault

Question number: 356

» Database » Oracle



Is it possible to open a cursor which is in a Package in another procedure?


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Steps of creating cursors in oracle

Steps of Creating Cursors in Oracle

Steps of creating cursors in oracle

  • Yes, it is possible to open a cursor, which is in a Package in another procedure. Cursor:

  • Declared in a package specification- is global and can be accessed by other procedures or procedures in a package.

  • Declared in a procedure- is local to the procedure that cannot be accessed by other procedures.

  • Is declared in the declaration part.

  • Declaration section cannot assign the value to variable.