learning source

Bill Campbell freebsd at celestial.com
Wed Jan 14 09:36:02 PST 2004

On Wed, Jan 14, 2004, Cordula's Web wrote:
>> i have studied C++ and am currently going through C.
>> i have been programming small programs in a windows environment.
>> i want to start understanding source and help program for bsd and open
>> source.
>> where can i start, im totally new and i want to know how things work.
>> i need advice
>"Advanced Programming in the Unix Environment"
>by W. Richard Stevens (Addison-Wesley) may be
>very useful, if you know enough C and would
>like to interface to any Unix-like operating
>system (including FreeBSD).

Another oldie but goodie is Kernighan and Pike's ``Unix Programming
Environment'' -- ISBN 0-13-937699-2, 0-13-937681-X (pbk).

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they pass a constitutional amendment prohibiting anybody from learning
anything?  If it works as good as the Prohibition one did, why, in five
years we would have the smartest race of people on earth.
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