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    system calls

    Hi guys!
    may please anyone illustrate what does interface mean here?
    "system calls provide an interface to the services made available by operating system" .. may anyone explain it to me in more simple words? I'm not understanding what does interface mean here


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    I get maybe two dozen requests for help with some sort of programming or design problem every day. Most have more sense than to send me hundreds of lines of code. If they do, I ask them to find the smallest example that exhibits the problem and send me that. Mostly, they then find the error themselves. "Finding the smallest program that demonstrates the error" is a powerful debugging tool.
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