Designed for first-time and experienced users, this book describes the UNIX®programming environment and philosophy in detail. Readers will gain an understanding not only of how to use the system, its components, and the programs, but also how these fit into the total environment.
Designed for first-time and experienced users, this book describes the UNIX® programming environment and philosophy in detail.Readers will gain an understanding not only of how to use the system, its components, and the programs, but also how these fit into the total environment.
This book is one of the cornerstones of the Unix philosophy. "There's a philosophy?" I hear you ask. Ohhh yessss. Read morePublished on Jan. 21 2004 by TDrinkrrr
This is the book I wish I had as an undergrad. I only purchased the book out of curiosity but was delighted with its content. Read morePublished on Jan. 18 2004 by Bryan Stevenson
In addition to providing a broad, albeit detailed introduction to UNIX, this book contains some of the most well-written and documented C code for students of the language. Read morePublished on Oct. 27 2003 by gkm77
This book might be a very good book 10-15 years a go, but now most of the stuff is outdated. Don't waste your money on this book, instead buy another book. Read morePublished on June 26 2003
This is very good book to begin with. It gives you all you need to know about UNIX to start with (requires C and some *NIX knowledge). Read morePublished on May 20 2003 by Leon
I was taking unix programming class and used this book as one of the "main" books. I really loved it, it's very short and clear explain all you need to know, it gives you basic... Read morePublished on Feb. 9 2003
It might have been the epitome of UNIX development, now it's nearly twenty years old. It didn't age well. Read morePublished on June 2 2002
I was clueless about Linux programing until I came across this book .Though the book has sections which are otherwise best covered by O'Reilly's UNIX Tools series ,nonetheless it... Read morePublished on March 27 2002