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James Moose
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If I create a process using fork(), immediately after its PCB is created, what is the state of the new process

Ready AND/OR
Blocked AND/OR
Running AND/OR
Suspended Ready


Please help
Thanks
 
Ellen Zhao
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According to the 10th slide of this ppt file from wiley.com, I think the new process should be in ready state. Please have a look at the ppt file and verify it yourself.

Regards,
Ellen
[ December 13, 2004: Message edited by: Ellen Zhao ]
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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