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Research: Windows XP Process Scheduling

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I'm trying to research information about how Windows XP at a low level (e.g. at the kernel level).  I am looking for links to credible sources (e.g. msdn, technet, microsoft.com, NOT wikipedia).

I'm looking for information about Windows XP's PROCESS MANAGEMENT.

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- How does windows decide what process gets the cpu and when?
- How does process priorities work in internally in XP?
           (shortest job first, round robin, priority based, or a combination?)
- What do the process priorities / process affinity affect?
- How does the kernel store processes in memory?
- How does the kernel switch from one process to another?
- Working set vs. Private bytes, and process management
- What are the memory allocation limitations of processes?
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Actually this got almost entirely answered in my other question:
http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Microsoft_Operating_Systems/Windows/XP/Q_24342985.html

And Windows Internals is the most informative book I've seen in years:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb963901.aspx
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