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== Linux Device Drivers, Third Edition ==
 
== Linux Device Drivers, Third Edition ==
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'''[http://oreilly.com/catalog/9780596005900/ Christopher Jonathan Corbet, Alessandro Rubini, Greg Kroah-Hartman, O'Reilly Media, Inc], ISBN 9780596005900'''
  
'''[http://oreilly.com/catalog/9780596005900/ Christopher Jonathan Corbet, Alessandro Rubini, Greg Kroah-Hartman, O'Reilly Media, Inc], ISBN 13: 9780596005900'''
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==== First Edition ====
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==== Second Edition ====
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Adding Jonathan Corbet as author.
  
 
Second edition of this book is [http://www.xml.com/ldd/chapter/book/ freely available online].
 
Second edition of this book is [http://www.xml.com/ldd/chapter/book/ freely available online].
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It details the 2.4 kernel series.
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==== Third Edition ====
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The third edition, adding Greg Kroah-Hartman as an author discusses driver development for the 2.6.10 kernel.
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Therefore, the book by now is significantly out of date, but Jonathan has kept a list of all things changing since then at the [http://lwn.net LWN.net] site: [http://lwn.net/Articles/2.6-kernel-api/ API changes in the 2.6 kernel series].
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This book also is [http://lwn.net/Kernel/LDD3/ freely available online]. Please consider buying the "dead tree" version to support the authors.
  
 
==== User comments ====
 
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Be the first one to write a review - this is greatly appreciated
  
 
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Latest revision as of 06:06, 13 April 2011

Linux Device Drivers, Third Edition

Linux device drivers.jpg

Christopher Jonathan Corbet, Alessandro Rubini, Greg Kroah-Hartman, O'Reilly Media, Inc, ISBN 9780596005900

First Edition

Second Edition

Adding Jonathan Corbet as author.

Second edition of this book is freely available online.

It details the 2.4 kernel series.

Third Edition

The third edition, adding Greg Kroah-Hartman as an author discusses driver development for the 2.6.10 kernel.

Therefore, the book by now is significantly out of date, but Jonathan has kept a list of all things changing since then at the LWN.net site: API changes in the 2.6 kernel series.

This book also is freely available online. Please consider buying the "dead tree" version to support the authors.

User comments

Be the first one to write a review - this is greatly appreciated