Artifact Details: System Call

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System Call
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d3f:SystemCall
definition
A system call is the programmatic way in which a computer program requests a service from the kernel of the operating system it is executed on. This may include hardware-related services (for example, accessing a hard disk drive), creation and execution of new processes, and communication with integral kernel services such as process scheduling. System calls provide an essential interface between a process and the operating system.
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http://dbpedia.org/page/System_call

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