By B.M. Harwani
Beginning with the outline of working procedure in most cases the e-book discusses positive factors that made Unix the main appropriate working process of its time. an summary of dossier administration in Unix and universal Unix instructions is then supplied. additional, it delves into the unique description of dossier process and compression concepts, procedures and signs, vi editor, method calls, and awk scripting. specific description approximately forms of editors and shell programming (including Bourne, C, and interactive Korn shell) has additionally been supplied. Chapters devoted to debugging and approach improvement, language improvement, textual content formatting instruments, interprocess communique, and procedure management are coated within the later a part of the book.
To reduction scholars, the ebook offers various examples and whole software scripts that would assist in greedy the foremost options effectively.
By Paul Sheer
This consultant publication covers the key facets of method management, together with consumer administration, safeguard, networking, companies, package deal administration, C programming, kernel compilation, and configuration. Shell scripting and Unix entry controls obtain specific realization. Examples illustrate key issues. A significant other CD-ROM includes an digital model of the ebook in HTML layout. Sheer is a programmer and an IT advisor.
By Michael Kerrisk
The Linux Programming Interface is the definitive advisor to the Linux and UNIX programming interface—the interface hired through approximately each software that runs on a Linux or UNIX system.
In this authoritative paintings, Linux programming professional Michael Kerrisk offers exact descriptions of the approach calls and library features that you simply desire so as to grasp the craft of process programming, and accompanies his factors with transparent, entire instance programs.
You'll locate descriptions of over 500 process calls and library features, and greater than two hundred instance courses, 88 tables, and a hundred and fifteen diagrams. You'll find out how to:
• learn and write documents efficiently
• Use indications, clocks, and timers
• Create methods and execute programs
• Write safe programs
• Write multithreaded courses utilizing POSIX threads
• construct and use shared libraries
• practice interprocess verbal exchange utilizing pipes, message queues, shared reminiscence, and semaphores
• Write community purposes with the sockets API
While The Linux Programming Interface covers a wealth of Linux-specific good points, together with epoll, inotify, and the /proc dossier approach, its emphasis on UNIX criteria (POSIX.1-2001/SUSv3 and POSIX.1-2008/SUSv4) makes it both worthy to programmers engaged on different UNIX platforms.
The Linux Programming Interface is the main entire single-volume paintings at the Linux and UNIX programming interface, and a ebook that's destined to develop into a brand new classic.
Praise for The Linux Programming Interface
"If I needed to pick out a unmarried publication to sit down subsequent to my laptop while writing software program for Linux, this could be it." Martin Landers, software program Engineer, Google
"This booklet, with its certain descriptions and examples, comprises every thing you want to comprehend the main points and nuances of the low-level programming APIs in Linux . . . it doesn't matter what the extent of reader, there'll be whatever to be learnt from this book." Mel Gorman, writer of Understanding the Linux digital reminiscence Manager
"Michael Kerrisk has not just written an exceptional booklet approximately Linux programming and the way it pertains to a variety of criteria, yet has additionally taken care that insects he spotted bought mounted and the fellow pages have been (greatly) enhanced. In all 3 ways, he has made Linux programming more uncomplicated. The in-depth remedy of issues in The Linux Programming Interface . . . makes it essential reference for either new and skilled Linux programmers." Andreas Jaeger, application supervisor, openSUSE, Novell
"Michael's inexhaustible selection to get his details correct, and to specific it basically and concisely, has ended in a powerful reference resource for programmers. whereas this paintings is focused at Linux programmers, will probably be of price to any programmer operating within the UNIX/POSIX ecosystem." David Butenhof, writer of Programming with POSIX Threads and Contributor to the POSIX and UNIX Standards
". . . a truly thorough—yet effortless to read—explanation of UNIX approach and community programming, with an emphasis on Linux platforms. It's definitely a publication I'd suggest to anyone desirous to get into UNIX programming (in normal) or to skilled UNIX programmers desirous to recognize 'what's new' within the renowned GNU/Linux system." Fernando Gont, community safety Researcher, IETF player, and RFC Author
". . . encyclopedic within the breadth and intensity of its assurance, and textbook-like in its wealth of labored examples and workouts. every one subject is obviously and comprehensively lined, from conception to hands-on operating code. execs, scholars, educators, this is often the Linux/UNIX reference that you've got been ready for." Anthony Robins, affiliate Professor of computing device technological know-how, The college of Otago
"I've been very inspired by way of the precision, the standard and the extent of aspect Michael Kerrisk installed his booklet. he's a superb specialist of Linux procedure calls and shall we us percentage his wisdom and knowing of the Linux APIs." Christophe Blaess, writer of Programmation systeme en C sous Linux
". . . a necessary source for the intense or specialist Linux and UNIX structures programmer. Michael Kerrisk covers using the entire key APIs throughout either the Linux and UNIX approach interfaces with transparent descriptions and educational examples and stresses the significance and advantages of following criteria equivalent to the one UNIX Specification and POSIX 1003.1." Andrew Josey, Director, criteria, The Open team, and Chair of the POSIX 1003.1 operating Group
"What will be higher than an encyclopedic connection with the Linux method, from the viewpoint of the procedure programmer, written by means of none except the maintainer of the guy pages himself? The Linux Programming Interface is entire and certain. I firmly anticipate it to turn into an vital addition to my programming bookshelf." Bill Gallmeister, writer of POSIX.4 Programmer's consultant: Programming for the true World
". . . the main whole and up to date booklet approximately Linux and UNIX process programming. If you're new to Linux procedure programming, if you're a UNIX veteran fascinated about portability whereas drawn to studying the Linux means, or if you're easily searching for a good reference concerning the Linux programming interface, then Michael Kerrisk's publication is well the significant other you will want in your bookshelf." Loic Domaigne, leader software program Architect (Embedded), Corpuls.com
By Arnold Robbins
Potent awk Programming,3rd version, focuses fullyyt on awk, exploring it within the maximum intensity of the 3 awk titles we stock. it really is a very good spouse piece to the extra largely concentrated moment version. This e-book presents whole insurance of the gawk 3.1 language as good because the most recent assurance of the POSIX regular for awk to be had wherever. writer Arnold Robbins sincerely distinguishes common awk good points from GNU awk (gawk)-specific gains, shines mild into some of the "dark corners" of the language (areas to observe out for whilst programming), and devotes complete chapters to instance courses. a new bankruptcy is dedicated to TCP/IP networking with gawk. He contains a precis of ways the awk language advanced. The e-book additionally covers: Internationalization of gawk Interfacing to i18n on the awk point Two-way pipes TCP/IP networking through the two-way pipe interface the recent PROCINFO array, which gives information regarding working gawk Profiling and pretty-printing awk courses as well as masking the awk language, this e-book serves because the authentic "User's consultant" for the GNU implementation of awk (gawk), describing in an built-in type the extensions on hand to the approach V unlock four model of awk which are additionally on hand in gawk. because the respectable gawk User's consultant, this e-book can be to be had electronically, and will be freely copied and dispensed lower than the phrases of the unfastened software program Foundation's loose Documentation License (FDL). A part of the proceeds from revenues of this publication will visit the unfastened software program beginning to aid extra improvement of unfastened and open resource software program. The 3rd variation of potent awk Programming is a GNU handbook and is released by way of O'Reilly & affiliates below the loose software program Foundation's loose Documentation License (FDL). A component to the proceeds from the sale of this booklet is donated to the unfastened software program starting place to extra improvement of GNU software program. This booklet can also be on hand in digital shape; you will have the liberty to switch this GNU guide, like GNU software program. Copies released via the unfastened software program origin bring up money for GNU improvement.
By Andrew Oram
This handbook is dedicated to the Unix MAKE software. Authors Oram and Talbott have revised this well known textual content to hide Unix method V unlock four. contains worthwhile speedy reference and trouble-shooting chapters in addition to appendices on renowned Extensions and version good points of MAKE.
By Judith Samson
Sams train your self pink Hat Linux in 24 Hours offers new clients an instructional method of studying find out how to use Linux -- and it offers readers who're already accustomed to Linux insights into the positive aspects of the newest model of pink Hat Linux -- the preferred distribution between Linux clients within the usa and abroad. The e-book covers all of the most crucial themes for the reader who desires to get purple Hat Linux up and operating and efficient as fast as attainable. Written by means of Judith Samson, the relevant of a Linux consulting corporation, the ebook assumes no earlier wisdom of both Linux or the pink Hat distribution. every little thing is defined utilizing uncomplicated phrases in a cautious, step by step demeanour. The book's CD features a whole crimson Hat Linux starter equipment, together with the latest model of the pink Hat distribution.
By Steven Hancock
This handbook is meant just for method directors. As a process administrator, you'll have wisdom of the UNIX working procedure innovations and instructions and the supported and software program configurations. you need to gain knowledge of within the operational elements of UNIX approach management and be accustomed to all of the strategies necessaiy to keep up a UNIX method for top availability. This handbook isn't meant to coach approach directors or to plot the deploy of a UNIX procedure.
By Marty Poniatowski
UNIX end-users desperately desire an updated reference consultant with actual intensity: person who teaches UNIX instructions and does not simply record them! In UNIX User's guide, moment version, best-selling UNIX writer Marty Poniatowski covers each subject UNIX clients have to master-with extraordinary readability and sensible, real-world examples. half 1 brings togther thorough assurance of just about each key element of daily UNIX operation and end-user management. half 2 offers an in-depth programming reference. half three covers each top choice for home windows interoperability. This re-creation has been up to date all through and redesigned for even swifter, more uncomplicated entry to info. no matter what your event, no matter what UNIX model you utilize, you will not discover a extra priceless reference!
By Brian W. Kernighan, Rob Pike
Again conceal textual content: of their Preface the authors clarify This publication is intended to assist the reader easy methods to software in C. It includes a educational creation to get new clients began once attainable separate chapters on each one significant function and a reference guide. lots of the remedy relies on studying writing and revising examples instead of on mere statements of principles. For the main half the examples are entire actual courses instead of remoted fragments. All examples were established at once from the textual content that's in machine-readable shape. along with displaying tips to make potent use of the language we now have additionally attempted the place attainable to demonstrate priceless algorithms and rules of fine type and sound design... booklet jacket.
This is a vintage of Unix programming, serving as a longer therapy of the later chapters within the seminal _The C Programming Language_. It goals to educate the reader not only the way to software on Unix, yet why Unix courses paintings the best way they do. during this recognize it truly is comparable to Raymond's _The paintings of Unix Programming_, this time coming from the authors of Unix, and in addition benefitting from the shortcoming of ESR's seen GNU/Linux/Python/etc. biases.
By James Eaton-Lee, Barrie Dempster
This e-book is an easy-to-read advisor to utilizing IPCop in numerous diversified roles in the community. The publication is written in a truly pleasant sort that makes this complicated subject effortless and a pleasure to learn. It first covers easy IPCop options, then strikes to introduce easy IPCop configurations, ahead of protecting complex makes use of of IPCop. This ebook is for either skilled and new IPCop clients. someone drawn to securing their networks with IPCop - from these new to networking and firewalls, to networking and IT execs with earlier event of IPCop. No wisdom of Linux or IPCop is needed.