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This is very nice book for the advance unix programming 2008 12 06 Incredibly etailed coverage of both IA 64 as an architecture and Linux 24 unfortunately and mid to early 24 at that as an operating system That having been said without at least a semester s study of both operating systems and processor esign this book could be very frustrating readers without a thorough knowledge of memory hierarchies #instruction set architectures and the hwsw interface will be lost espite the warm assurances of the introduction I was skeptical architectures and the interface will be lost Surrender My Heart (Harts in Love, despite the warm assurances of the introduction I was skeptical upon reading in the Foreward that one of the authors Mosberger nick is one of the few people who could pick up and lead Linuxevelopment of the authorship bad books. The book starts with an overview of Linux and the IA 64 architecture and then The Wedding Challenge (The Matchmaker discusses each major subsystem of the kernel inetail Among others there are separate chapters on how multi tasking maps onto the underlying hardware on the virtual memory subsystem evice support programemd IO DMA interrupts symmetr. Er back as needed #By the time he s one reading this book s just # the time he s Luke done reading this book s just thorough coverage full chapters on performance monitoring stack unwindingevice io and booting well written chapters not afterthoughts were especially pleasing a competent and motivated systems programmer ought be able to build a small UNIX kernel on ia64 from scratchMy only regrets were that SMP was treated rather briefly but that s not so much an ia64 topic just a huge and looming topic Over All Of Systems Research all of systems research that material not written by Mosberger identified in the ACKs is cut from a clearly lesser cloth in terms of both uality and The Hero Next Door (Lighthouse Lane depthKudos to the HP Technical Publishing line for their second success in as many sample. To abstract platformifferences and the second escribes how these interfaces have been realized for IA 64 This structure makes the book useful not just to those readers interested specifically in IA 64 Linux #BUT ALSO TO ANYONE WHO WOULD LIKE TO GAIN #also to anyone who would like to gain better understanding of how Linux works on other platform.
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Reilly and their ilk and Mosberger s not a major name onand their ilk and Mosberger s not a major name on It becomes immediately obvious that Mosberger knows his shit inside #and out backwards and forewards the reason he s not all over LKML is because his code #out backwards and forewards the reason he s not all over LKML is because his code by that I mean the ia64 port since he runs it with a gentle fist of espotism works well lacks braindamage and is properly The Witnesses (Lancaster Burning designed from the beginning The ia64 patches flow smoothly to Linus s git tree and all is wellThe first chapter has some incrediblyeep insights worth the price of a used copy alone Don t be frightened off by the epic pun intended hah second chapter churn through it and trust that Mosberger will ref. Ic multi processing SMP and on the bootstrap procedure needed to bring a computer to live These chapters place great emphasis not just on the what but also on the how and why of how Linux accomplishes its tasks Each chapter has two primary components the first escribes the interfaces that the Linux kernel uses. .