Subject: Re: kernel books?
To: Rasputin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 04/11/2003 12:02:22
[ On Friday, April 11, 2003 at 12:11:08 (+0100), Rasputin wrote: ]
> Subject: kernel books?
> (Sorry if this is OT) I've got:
> the daemon book
> Stevens (UNIX network programming vol1 and APIUE)
> /usr/src :)
> Can anyone recommend a good book to fill the gaps - something on
> device drivers in particular, but not Linux-centric? Thanks.
If you're thinking of anything modern there's only one so far as I know:
"UNIX Internals: The New Frontiers"
Prentice Hall, 1996
Focus is on SVR4.2 but also discusses in good detail 4.4BSD, SunOS-5.x,
Mach 3.0, and Digital UNIX; especially where they differ in important
Greg A. Woods
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