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The Linux Programming Interface

A Linux and UNIX System Programming Handbook

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The Linux Programming Interface describes the Linux API (application programming interface)—the system calls, library functions, and other low-level interfaces that are used, directly or indirectly, by every program that runs on Linux.


On Jan 16 Devendra Tewari wrote: Worth diving into time and again
The Linux Programming Interface is a very extensive tome on the ins and outs of the Linux (nay Unix) system programming interfaces, from the maintainer of the Linux man-pages project. The book covers everything from the a.out (assembler output) format to zombie processes. Full Review  >

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On Dec 31 Tom Hood wrote: Excellent Reference
I do some programming in Linux and have to say this is a wonderful reference. It really gives you an excellent set of programming tools when you write any kind of software in Linux. There's so much there to use as a reference. It's great to have in any collection of books at your desk to help with Linux programming. Full Review  >

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