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Linux Programming Unleashed
     

Linux Programming Unleashed

by Kurt Wall
 

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Linux Programming Unleashed is a complete and comprehensive reference for intermediate to advanced Linux developers that covers every possible use of Linux. Topics include:

  • Core Linux Programming;
  • Interprocess Communication;
  • Device Drivers;
  • Development Tools (make, Emacs, diff and patch, etc.);
  • Programming the User

Overview

Linux Programming Unleashed is a complete and comprehensive reference for intermediate to advanced Linux developers that covers every possible use of Linux. Topics include:

  • Core Linux Programming;
  • Interprocess Communication;
  • Device Drivers;
  • Development Tools (make, Emacs, diff and patch, etc.);
  • Programming the User Interface;
  • programming (including Motif, Athena, GTK, QT, and more);
  • Scripting;
  • Security;
  • System Programming Using Libraries;
  • Package Management;
  • and Licensing.

Linux Programming Unleashed contains hundreds of professional programming techniques and code for many real world applications.

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Booknews
For programmers familiar with other operating systems but new to Linux, an introduction and tutorial that shows how to program in, on, and for the increasingly popular system. Focuses almost entirely on the C language. Covers programming using the Linux I/O model; processes and synchronization issues (including threads, memory management, and interprocess communication); programming the user interface using both text-based and graphical tools; miscellaneous topics such as shell programming and writing device drivers; and delivering the finished application to users. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780672320217
Publisher:
Sams
Publication date:
01/01/2001
Series:
Unleashed Series
Edition description:
2ND
Pages:
912
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.80(d)

Meet the Author

Kurt Wall has been using UNIX since 1993 and has been hooked on Linux for nearly as long. He currently maintains the Informix on Linux FAQ and is President of the International Informix Users Group's Linux Special Interest Group. Kurt is Vice President of Salt Lake Linux Users Group where he recently gave a presentation on Linux and databases. Formerly employed with US West, he now works as a technical writer for Caldera and recently completed his first book, Linux Programming Unleashed, for Sams Publishing.

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