- Category: Computer
- Author: Bob Smith, John Hardin, Graham Phillips, and Bill Pierce
- Pages: 385 pages
- File type: PDF, ePub, and Mobi (Kindle)
Read and download free eBook intituled Linux Appliance Design: A Hands-On Guide to Building Linux Appliancesx in format PDF, ePub, and Mobi (Kindle) – 385 pages created by Bob Smith, John Hardin, Graham Phillips, and Bill Pierce.
Modern appliances are complex machines with processors, operating systems, and application software. While there are books that will tell you how to run Linux on embedded hardware, and books on how to build a Linux application, this is the first book to demonstrate how to merge the two and create a Linux appliance. You’ll see for yourself why Linux is the embedded operating system of choice for low-cost development and a fast time to market.
This book shows how to build better appliances – appliances with more types of interfaces, more dynamic interfaces, and better debugged interfaces. You’ll learn how to build backend daemons, handle asynchronous events, and connect various user interfaces (including web, framebuffers, infrared control, SNMP, and front panels) to these processes for remote configuration and control. Linux Appliance Design also introduces the Run-Time Access library, which provides a uniform mechanism for user interfaces to communicate with daemons.
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