since everybody are talking about books ... anyway i might just hop in ...
the above suggestions are all quite good especially for budding coding wannabe like us but i have this two very old books i picked up which are my favo...(forget how to spell) ...
nice to keep them around , you wont stop being fascinated about unix and admiring(only admiring) it developers , system or application ... ::
the design of the unix operating system
by maurice j. bach
its a reprint during september 1991 of the 1986 edition
unix network programming
by w. richard stevens
a ninth printing during april 1998 of the 1990 edition(i think so)
Last edited by alred; 07-28-2006 at 10:28 AM.