Computer Science Related

What is File Management ?

  • A file is a collected of related information defined by its creator. Computer can store files on the disk, which provide long term storage. A file system normally organized into directories to ease their use. These directories may contain files and other directions.
    The five main major activities of an operating system with regard to file management are :
  • The creation and D deletion of files.
  • The creation and deletion of directions
  • The support of primitives for manipulating files and directions.
  • The mapping of files onto secondary storage.
  • The backup of files on stable storage media.