Hire Our Expert Programmer & Technical Writer To Do Your Capstone Project
+1 vote
in Compilers & Operating Systems by (user.guest)

1 Answer

+1 vote
by (user.guest)
selected by (user.guest)
 
Best answer

In simple terms, a Process Control Block can be explained as a data structure utilized by the operating system, used in storing all needed information about a current process. The Process Control Block is also deleted when the process is terminated or killed.

Some of the information about the process stored in the PCB are:

  • Process ID
  • Pointer 
  • Process State 
  • Priority 
  • Program Counter 
  • CPU Registers 
  • I/O Information 

Related questions

Welcome to CPENTalk.com

Disclaimer: Every user is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on CPENTalk.
...