MINIX Debugger Group Project - 100%

The assignment

The assignment was to implement a native code debugger for MINIX. This required writing appropriate system calls, and interrupt handlers to single-step code, add breakpoints, and view register contents. Our group achieved 100% in the assessment.

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The group

How well we worked as a group is demonstrated by our grade. We all enjoyed the project, and learnt a lot

The members:

What is MINIX?

MINIX is a UNIX clone, designed by Andrew S. Tanenbaum. There is a lot of history behind MINIX, Tanenbaum, Linux and Linus Torvalds. You can start with Tanenbaum's MINIX homepage and Google.


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