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Old 10-25-2011, 09:25 PM   #1
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Difference between device driver development and linux application development


Hi,

What is the difference between device driver development and linux application development? Give some examples.

Please explain.

Thanks in advance.
 
Old 10-26-2011, 07:26 AM   #2
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Sounds like a test question to me
 
Old 10-26-2011, 07:40 AM   #3
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Device driver development is developing drivers for devices
Linux application development is developing applications for Linux

Is this some homework question?
 
Old 10-26-2011, 07:52 AM   #4
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Hi,

What is the difference between device driver development and linux application development? Give some examples.

Please explain.

Thanks in advance.
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