Helping UNIX programmers have a one-volume guide to the essential system-level services provided to them by the UNIX family of operating systems, this edition includes Linux, FreeBSD, and the Mac OS X kernel. Because mastering application programs is essential for successful UNIX programming, it helps programmers with emphasis on portability.
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A comprehensive examination of UNIX® system calls--the interface between user programs and the kernel.From the Back Cover:
The classic guide to UNIX® programming-completely updated!
UNIX application programming requires a mastery of system-level services. Making sense of the many functions-more than 1,100 functions in the current UNIX specification-is a daunting task, so for years programmers have turned to Advanced UNIX Programming for its clear, expert advice on how to use the key functions reliably.
An enormous number of changes have taken place in the UNIX environment since the landmark first edition. In Advanced UNIX Programming, Second Edition, UNIX pioneer Marc J. Rochkind brings the book fully up to date, with all-new, comprehensive coverage including:
Rochkind's fully updated classic explains all the UNIX system calls you're likely to need, all in a single volume!
Since 1985, the one book to have for mastering UNIX application programming has been Rochkind's Advanced UNIX Programming. Now completely updated, the second edition remains the choice for up-to-the-minute, in-depth coverage of the essential system-level services of the UNIX family of operating systems.
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Book Description Prentice Hall PTR, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110130118184
Book Description Prentice Hall PTR, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0130118184