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The PC structure

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System Drivers

System Libraries

Memory:

  1. Physical - how much working memory exists
  2. L1, L2 cache - how much pre-fetch memory
  3. Virtual - Hardrive space used as memory
  4. File Cache - memory reserved for fast file indexed access

Desktop:

Microsoft Windows Model

Linux Model

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