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Essential Linux Device Drivers

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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. CF Card Device Example: We are in space. Linux Programming by Example Arnold Robbins.

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Description “Probably the most wide ranging and complete Linux device driver book I’ve read. Venkateswaran begins by reviewing the Linux 2.

Back cover copy “Probably the most wide ranging and essentiial Linux device driver book I’ve read. It is a bit expensive, but I think it’s worth it. In this practical, example-driven book, one of the world’s most experienced Linux driver developers systematically demonstrates how to develop reliable Linux drivers for virtually any device.

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