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The reason I like this book over venkkateswaran other books is that it references code and tells you were in the source tree to find it.

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Home Linux Contact Site Map. Tony Lawrence Rating: Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Many topics but too much detail is omitted.

The next few chapters cover more basic concepts like kernel locks and threads, and then the rest of the book is all device drivers. For readers, I suggest to stay at this book. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.


Essential Linux Device Drivers.

Essential Linux Device Drivers

English Choose a language for shopping. As pentice expect, this starts out with an overview of the kernel itself, and it’s probably the best I’ve ever seen. Got something to add? See and discover other items: Customers who bought essentisl item also bought. The end of almost all chapters has a “Looking at the Sources” section with a pair of tables that summarize the data structures and kernel interfaces covered in the chapter.

It prntice enjoyable to read. Not many books devote this many pages to a misc driver, yet anyone doing true embedded software at one point or another MUST write a misc driver. Buy it, read it and you will learn more about drivers than from any other book, and you’ll learn a whole lot more besides.

Well, that’s not entirely true: Prentice Hall; 1 edition April 6, Language: Throughout the text are references both backward and forward to items complementary to what’s being discussed, as well as refresher notes on underlying items previously covered. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.

It then goes on to discuss kernel locks, briefly looks at procfs and memory allocation, and closes as each chapter does with pointers venkateswarwn where to look in the source for the subjects discussed.


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Develop customized drivers for embedded Linux. This book is neither useful to the beginner nor the experienced driver writer. If you are a Linux Kernel analyst, you can do no better than purchase this. The Best Books of Embedded Linux Primer Christopher Hallinan.

Linux now offers an exceptionally robust environment for driver development: Learn more about Amazon Prime. Tue May 6 For each, Venkateswaran explains the technology, inspects relevant kernel source files, and walks through developing a complete example.

You simply have to make assumptions about the readers knowledge – if you don’t, you’ll be writing an encyclopedia or two. There was a problem filtering reviews right now.

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