Linux Device Driver Bible?
Is there a book on Linux device driver programming widely considered to be the best? (Like Kernighan-Ritchie is for C, Stroustrup for C++, Stevens is for TCP/IP).
I dont know if it is *bible* status but the Oreilly book is usually spoken well of..
here it is in all of its free ness
I agree with Xhi about the O'Reilly book.
I would urge you to make use of each of these three resources:
1. Linux Device Drivers, 3rd Ed, Corbet, Rubini, Kroah-Hartman
<= Probably the best on the mechanics of coding, compiling and troubleshooting drivers
2. Linux Kernel Development, 2nd Ed, Love
<= Gives you the necessary background on how kernel drivers ... and the kernel in
general - works. Absolutely essential background for *writing* kernel drivers.
3. The Linux kernel itself:
<= Linux kernel home page and downloads
<= Linux kernel developer's mailing list
IMHO .. PSM
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