Advanced UNIX Programming in C

Advanced UNIX Programming in C

by Marc J. Rochkind
     
 
The value of this book lies in its ability to draw out the UNIX system's magnificent blend of simplicity and power - the strengths, weaknesses, and underlying rationale contained in each UNIX design feature. Shows how, when, and why system calls are used in important UNIX versions to interface user subroutines and commands with Kernel

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The value of this book lies in its ability to draw out the UNIX system's magnificent blend of simplicity and power - the strengths, weaknesses, and underlying rationale contained in each UNIX design feature. Shows how, when, and why system calls are used in important UNIX versions to interface user subroutines and commands with Kernel facilities. Now systems programmers, software engineers, and C/UNIX users can cover UNIX system calls easily and portable with this complete, detailed, how-to reference.

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Learn to program UNIX clearly and systematically at the system call level. Provides the seasoned programmer with practical advice for using I/O files and terminals, multitasking, signals and system administration. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130118189
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
08/01/1985
Pages:
265

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