Linux Systems Programming

This course delivers a comprehensive introduction to the Linux system call interface and also to key components of the standard C library.
Course info
Rating
(133)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jun 12, 2015
Duration
5h 15m
Table of contents
Setting the Scene
Accessing Files
Managing Files and Directories
The Command Line, the Environment, and Time
Processes and Pipes
Controlling Access, Identity, and Permissions
Mastering Signals
Description
Course info
Rating
(133)
Level
Intermediate
Updated
Jun 12, 2015
Duration
5h 15m
Description

This course delivers a comprehensive introduction to the Linux system call interface and also to key components of the standard C library. The course primarily presents the API via its traditional "C" language bindings; however, many examples are additionally presented using Python. The course provides you with the core competence needed to become a proficient developer in a Linux environment.

About the author
About the author

Dr. Chris Brown has been using UNIX as a software developer and system administrator since its pioneering days over 30 years ago, and has used Linux professionally and at home for about 10 years.

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