The UNIX programming environment

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Pearson P T R, 1984 - Computers - 357 pages
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In their preface, the authors explain, "This book is meant to help the reader learn how to program in C. It contains tutorial introduction to get new users started as soon as possible, separate chapters on each major feature, and a reference manual. Most of the treatment is based on reading, writing, and revising examples, rather than on mere statement of rules. For the most part, the examples are complete, real programs, rather than isolated garments. All examples have been tested directly from the text, which is in machine-readable form. Besides showing how to make effective use of the language, we have also tried where possible to illustrate useful algorithms and principles of good style and sound design....

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User Review  - Robert Klein - Goodreads

Pretty great book. It taught me a lot about the Unix environment -- even back to a time before the enter key was standard on keyboards. Very dated, K&R/pre-ANSI C and system calls that have long been ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kazutaka Ogaki - Goodreads

This is my first contact UNIX. Although most of people have no need to know command line magics, this book is still "MUST" for apprentices of Guru. Just a spell is not enough. To know 'WHY' is the key. This book is nearest place from the source of UNIX, so, full of anecdotes lives here. Read full review

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About the author (1984)

Brian Kernighan received his Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Princeton University in 1969. He was in the Computing Science Research Center at Bell Laboratories from 1969 to 2000 and now teaches in the Computer Science department at Princeton. He is the co-author of several computer science books, including THE C PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE and THE UNIX PROGRAMMING ENVIRONMENT.

Pike is a researcher having worked on a number of graphics, operating systems, programming languages including BLIT, Plan 9, Inferno, and Limbo.

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