device driver

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(computer science) a program that determines how a computer will communicate with a peripheral device

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This would, of course, be bad news for the file system, so the software driver takes over and must fool the OS into thinking there is only one device.
NYSE: HWP) has introduced new Pentium III HP Kayak PC Workstations with Evans & Sutherland's new DYNAMICgeometry software drivers for AccelGALAXY 3D graphics subsystems.
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