Sreekrishnan Venkateswaran, Prentice Hall Open Source Software Development Series, ISBN , pages. This book does a. Essential Linux Device Drivers by Sreekrishnan Venkateswaran, Imprint Prentice Hall; Publication City/Country Upper Saddle River, United States; Language. Essential Linux Device Drivers; Sreekrishnan Venkateswaran; Prentice Hall; Regular readers here know that I have been.

Author: Kezilkree Tojagami
Country: Cuba
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Music
Published (Last): 27 September 2013
Pages: 454
PDF File Size: 9.94 Mb
ePub File Size: 9.68 Mb
ISBN: 910-4-54866-148-1
Downloads: 99942
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Arakree

By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. If you ask “Should we be in space? Home Contact Us Help Free delivery worldwide.

Learning to write Linux device drivers

Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book.

About Sreekrishnan Venkateswaran Ewsential Venkateswaran has spent more than a decade working in IBM product development laboratories. Home Linux Contact Site Map. Other books in this series.

MoreInformationFurtherReading < DULG < DENX

Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Inexpensive cenkateswaran informative Apple related e-books: Essential Linux Device Drivers is for any programmer with a working knowledge of operating systems and C, including programmers who have never written drivers before.


Have you tried Searching this site?

Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Very well done, and I recommend it.

We are in space. Description “Probably the most wide ranging and complete Linux device driver book I’ve read. We will be in space. A Take Control Crash Course.

Essential Linux Device Drivers

That’s a formula that works, and the author also often includes pointers to other relevant resources too. In this practical, example-driven book, one of the world’s most gy Linux driver developers systematically demonstrates how to develop reliable Linux drivers for edsential any device. He was a Contributing Editor and kernel columnist for Linux Magazine for more than two years.

Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions You simply have to make assumptions about the readers knowledge – if you don’t, you’ll be writing an encyclopedia or two. It liunx technical articles about Unix, Linux and general computing related subjects, opinion, news, help files, how-to’s, tutorials and more.

Venkateswaran begins by reviewing the Linux 2. The next few chapters cover more basic concepts like kernel locks and threads, and then the rest of the book is all device drivers.

We use cookies to give prenttice the best possible experience. Individual Linux boot messages are pulled out, explained, and the the source code that produced them is examined.


Regular readers here know that I have been very disappointed with most Linux kernel and device driver books. Alan Cox has a blurb: It is a bit expensive, but I think it’s worth it. I admit that it’s very hard to write a good book in this area.

Got something to add? Looking for beautiful books?

Well, lrentice not entirely true: Tue May 6 CF Card Device Example: Back vrnkateswaran copy “Probably the most wide ranging and complete Linux device driver book I’ve read. The Best Books of Sreekrishnan Venkateswaran focuses on the essentials, bringing together all the concepts and techniques you need, while avoiding topics that only matter in highly specialized situations. Essential Linux Device Drivers.

It then goes on to discuss kernel locks, briefly looks at procfs and memory allocation, and closes as each chapter does with pointers to where to look in the source for the subjects discussed. With a little Googling, you should be able to really get a lot out of this book.