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  • Basic Explanation: The kernel is like the core manager of your computer. It controls how different parts of your computer work together, like memory, hardware, and software.
  • Practical Example: Think of the kernel as the conductor of an orchestra, coordinating all the musicians and instruments to create a harmonious performance.
  • Advanced Explanation: The kernel is the essential component of an operating system that acts as a bridge between hardware and software. It manages resources like memory, processes, and input/output operations, ensuring that various software applications run smoothly without interfering with each other. The kernel also handles tasks like device communication, memory allocation, and system security.
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