9780134424071

UNIX Systems Programming Communication, Concurrency and Threads: Communication, Concurrency and Threads

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    9780134424071

  • ISBN10:

    0134424077

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2015-12-03
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
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Author Biography

About the Authors

Kay A. Robbins and Steven Robbins received doctoral degrees from MITand are on the faculty in the Department of Computer Science at theUniversity of Texas at San Antonio.

Table of Contents

I. FUNDAMENTALS.

 1. Technologys Impact on Programs.

 2. Programs, Processes and Threads.

 3. Processes in UNIX.

 4. UNIX I/O.

 5. Files and Directories.

 6. UNIX Special Files.

 7. Project: The Token Ring.

 8. Signals.

II. ASYNCHRONOUS EVENTS.

 9. Times and Timers.

10. Project: Virtual Timers.

11. Project: Cracking Shells.

III. CONCURRENCY.

12. POSIX Threads.

13. Thread Synchronization.

14. Critical Sections and Semaphores.

15. POSIX IPC.

16. Project: Producer Consumer Synchronization.

17. Project: The Not Too Parallel Virtual Machine.

IV. COMMUNICATION.

18. Connection-Oriented Communication.

19. Project: WWWRedirection.

20. Connectionless Communication and Multicast.

21. Project: Internet Radio.

22. Project: Server Performance.

APPENDICES.

Appendix A. UNIX Fundamentals.

Appendix B. Restart Library.

Appendix C. UICI Implementation.

Appendix D. Logging Functions.

Appendix E. POSIX Extensions.

Bibliography.

Program Index.

Index.

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