Advanced Programming in the UNIX Environment, 3rd Edition

Advanced Programming in the UNIX Environment, 3rd Edition

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Product Features

  • 1. Get up to speed on the latest features of the UNIX environment.
  • 2. Learn how to write advanced programs in C, Perl, and Python.
  • 3. Tap into the power of the shell to automate tasks and improve productivity.
  • 4. Benefit from years of experience and expertise from one of the world's foremost authorities on UNIX programming.

Product Overview

  • Publisher : Addison-Wesley Professional; 3rd edition (May 14, 2013)
  • Language : English
  • Paperback : 1032 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0321637739
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0321637734
  • Item Weight : 3.62 pounds
  • Dimensions : 7.4 x 2.5 x 9.1 inches

About Advanced Programming in the UNIX Environment, 3rd Edition

The new third edition of Advanced Programming in the UNIX Environment supports today’s leading platforms, reflects new technical advances and best practices, and aligns with Version 4 of the Single UNIX Specification. Written by Rich Stevens’ colleague Steve Rago, this essential guide provides programmers with in-depth coverage of the programming interfaces that drive the UNIX kernel.

 

  • Covering both traditional and modern UNIX systems, Third Edition features updated material on key topics such as threads, synchronization, process management, I/O strategies, POSIX threads APIs, message queues, and advanced file system

Top Positive Reviews

  • Provides a broad understanding of the UNIX system and how to program in the environment
  • Helps understand programming languages like C, FORTRAN, BASIC, ML
  • Teaches advanced topics like process management, shell scripting and generic programming
  • Serves as an essential resource for programmers who want to be competitive at their jobs

Top Negative Reviews

  • Updates in the newer editions lacking
  • Good for Reference

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