Description This is the definitivereference book for any serious or professional UNIX systemsprogrammer. Rago has updated and extended the classic Stevens textwhile keeping true to the original. The APIs are illuminated byclear examples of their use.MoreDescription This is the definitivereference book for any serious or professional UNIX systemsprogrammer. Rago has updated and extended the classic Stevens textwhile keeping true to the original. The APIs are illuminated byclear examples of their use.
He also mentions many of the pitfallsto look out for when programming across different UNIX systemimplementations and points out how to avoid these pitfalls usingrelevant standards such as POSIX 1003.1, 2004 edition and theSingle UNIX Specification, Version 3. For Sale in Indiansubcontinent only Describes and illustrates more than 200 system calls - the interface that programmers must master in order to access all major Unix internal resources New Edition covers the final POSIX.1 standard as well as threads and multi-threaded programming Includes all new examples, over 10,000 lines of code, running on Linux, Solaris, Free BSD and MAC OS X The first edition had sales exceeding 160,000 units!
UNIX System Overview. UNIX Standardization and Implementations. File I/O. Files and Directories. Standard I/O Library. System Data Files and Information. Process Environment. Process Control. Process Relationships. Signals. Threads. Thread Control. Daemon Processes. Interprocess Communication. Network IPC: Sockets. Advanced IPC. Terminal I/O. Pseudo Terminals. A Database Library. Communicating with a Network Printer.
STEVENS, W. Richard , noted author of computer books died onSeptember 1. He is best known for his UNIX Network Programmingseries (1990, 1998, 1999), Advanced Programming in the UNIXEnvironment (1992), and TCP/IP Illustrated series (1994, 1995,1996). Richard was born in 1951 in Luanshya, Northern Rhodesia (nowZambia), where his father worked for the copper industry. Thefamily moved to Salt Lake City, Hurley, New Mexico, Washington, DCand Phalaborwa, South Africa.
Richard attended Fishburne MilitarySchool in Waynesboro, Virginia. He received a B.SC. in AerospaceEngineering from the University of Michigan in 1973,