Write software that draws directly on services offered by the Linux
kernel and core system libraries. With this comprehensive book, Linux
kernel contributor Robert Love provides you with a tutorial on Linux
system programming, a reference manual on Linux
system calls, and an insider's guide to writing smarter, faster code.
Love clearly distinguishes between POSIX standard functions and special services offered only by Linux. With a new chapter on multithreading, this updated and expanded edition provides an in-depth look at Linux
from both a theoretical and applied perspective over a wide range of programming