The Design of the UNIX Operating System


This is the first, and still, the most comprehensive book to describe the sophisticated workings of the UNIX System V kernel--the internal algorithms, the structures that form the basis of the UNIX operating system, and their relationship to the programming interface. System programmers will gain a better understanding of how the kernel works and will be able to compare algorithms used in the UNIX system to algorithms used in other operating systems. Programmers on UNIX systems will gain a deeper understanding of how their ...

The Design of the Unix Operating System 1986, Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780132017992

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