1.3.9 Job Scheduling

Problem Input | Problem Output

INPUT                    OUTPUT

Input Description: A directed acyclic graph G=(V,E) , where the vertices represent jobs and the the edge (u,v) that task u must be completed before task v .

Problem: What schedule of tasks to completes the job using the minimum amount of time or processors?


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