Programming in C: UNIX System Calls and Subroutines using C
by A. D. Marshall
Publisher: Cardiff University 1999
This book is guide to UNIX software development in C for professional programmers and students. The book focuses on the UNIX system call interface, the programming interface between the UNIX Kernel and applications software running in the UNIX environment. The techniques required by systems programmers are developed in depth, illustrated by a wealth of examples.
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by Bharat Kinariwala, Tep Dobry - University of Hawaii at Manoa
Contents: Designing Programs Top Down; Processing Character Data; Numeric Data Types and Expression Evaluation; Pointers; Arrays; Functions and Files; Two Dimensional Arrays; Sorting and Searching; String Processing; Structures and Unions; etc.
by Nick Parlante - Stanford University
A 45 page summary of the C language. Explains all the common features and techniques for the C language. The coverage is pretty quick, so it is most appropriate for someone with some programming background who needs to see how C works.
- The C Guru
C is not a high level language, instead it is a mid level language with simplicity of high level language and power of low-level language. As a result programs written in C are very fast. C is used to create UNIX, Linux, Windows, Photoshop.
by Jens Gustedt - ICube
The book introduces you to the very basics of programming with C, details most principal concepts and features such as control structures, data types, operators and functions, fully explains pointers, performance, reentrancy, atomicity, threads, etc.