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Hands-On System Programming with Linux by Kaiwan N Billimoria

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Virtual memory

Modern operating systems are based on a memory model called VM. This includes Linux, Unixes, MS Windows, and macOS. Truly understanding how a modern OS works under the hood requires a deep understanding of VM and memory management – not topics we delve into in intricate detail in this book; nevertheless, a solid grasp of VM concepts is critical for Linux system developers.

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