ISBN-10:
0134424077
ISBN-13:
9780134424071
Pub. Date:
12/17/2015
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
UNIX Systems Programming: Communication, Concurrency and Threads: Communication, Concurrency and Threads / Edition 2

UNIX Systems Programming: Communication, Concurrency and Threads: Communication, Concurrency and Threads / Edition 2

by Kay Robbins, Steve Robbins

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ISBN-13: 9780134424071
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Publication date: 12/17/2015
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 912
Sales rank: 1,219,617
Product dimensions: 7.40(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.80(d)

About the Author

About the Authors

Kay A. Robbins and Steven Robbins received doctoral degrees from MITand are on the faculty in the Department of Computer Science at theUniversity of Texas at San Antonio.

Table of Contents

I. FUNDAMENTALS.


1. Technologys Impact on Programs.

2. Programs, Processes and Threads.

3. Processes in UNIX.

4. UNIX I/O.

5. Files and Directories.

6. UNIX Special Files.

7. Project: The Token Ring.

8. Signals.

II. ASYNCHRONOUS EVENTS.


9. Times and Timers.

10. Project: Virtual Timers.

11. Project: Cracking Shells.

III. CONCURRENCY.


12. POSIX Threads.

13. Thread Synchronization.

14. Critical Sections and Semaphores.

15. POSIX IPC.

16. Project: Producer Consumer Synchronization.

17. Project: The Not Too Parallel Virtual Machine.

IV. COMMUNICATION.


18. Connection-Oriented Communication.

19. Project: WWWRedirection.

20. Connectionless Communication and Multicast.

21. Project: Internet Radio.

22. Project: Server Performance.

APPENDICES.


Appendix A. UNIX Fundamentals.

Appendix B. Restart Library.

Appendix C. UICI Implementation.

Appendix D. Logging Functions.

Appendix E. POSIX Extensions.

Bibliography.

Program Index.

Index.

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