Project 5: File Systems
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Due: Wednesday 12/14 by 9 pm.
Free Extension Due Date: Friday 12/16 by 9pm.Both parts of Project 5 can be done with a single project partner.
There are two parts to this project:
Both parts of this project can be done with a partner.
Copying code (from other groups) is considered cheating. Read this for more info on what is OK and what is not!
Handing It In
The handin directory is
For the C/Linux part of this project, you should copy whatever
is needed to build the file system checker (including a makefile) into the
For the xv6 part of the project, copy all of your source files (but not .o
files, please, or binaries!) into the
If you have a partner for P5, please create a file called partner.login in the p5 directory that contains only your partner's CS login (and nothing else). Both partners should create the partner.login file, but only one partner should submit code.
Finally, into your p5 directory, please include a README file. In there, describe what you did a little bit. The most important bit, at the top, should be the authorship of the project, particularly if you had a partner. Include both partner's names and CS logins to receive credit; please put the README in BOTH partners' directories; put the code in just one. Do not put any code in the other person's handin directory!