Each topic is rather short, and very well written with examples and a step-by-step instruction of how to write simple programs.
If you know something about programming but want to know how to use those skills in the GNU/Linux environment this is one of the best books available.
This book is perfect for someone who had normal training in C/C++ and now needs to understand how to develop on a GNU/Linux system.
Since 2006 there have only been a few books published on Linux programming, an area that was quite lively until 2002. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Robin T. Wernick
Well-rounded coverage of essential topics for someone who needs to know what is Linux programming. Linux is open source, and there is already tons of information out there on the... Read morePublished on July 28, 2012 by वाचक
This book fulfills its main purpose, of teaching the basics about linux programming. I was between this book (GLAP) and the 4th edition of Beginning Linux Programming (BLP). Read morePublished on April 17, 2011 by Guilherme Maciel Ferreira
I am an experienced software engineer but have not had much experience programming for Unix/Linux environment. Read morePublished on November 8, 2010 by Brian Laskey
This book is perfect for anyone who needs to write application software for GNU/Linux. It describes all those miscellaneous features for programming that are above the kernel but... Read morePublished on April 25, 2008 by James A. Krell
This book covers a wide breadth of what you need to get started with Linux programming. The writing is very good and readable. Read morePublished on July 1, 2007 by Timothy T. Wee
I've been programming for a good while but I am relatively new to Linux. Sure I've flirted with it a little in the past but I've mostly been down in the worlds of Nulceus, vxworks,... Read morePublished on June 9, 2007 by Amazon Customer