Advanced programmer's guide to OS/2

Front Cover
Brady, 1989 - Computers - 880 pages
0 Reviews

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Chapter 1OS2 Overview
1
The Role of the Operating System in a Multitasking Enviroment
14
Chapter 2Using Processes and Threads
25
Thread Functions
71
Using Threads and Processes Efficiently
85
Using Critical Sections for Mutual Exclusion
103
Using Semaphores for Mutual Exclusion
122
Using Semaphores for Signalling
148
Chapter 13Video Functions
509
Cursor Control Functions
532
Screen Scrolling
555
ANSI Support Functions
569
Keyboard Status
590
Mouse Operation Functions
605
Mouse Support Under the Presentation Manager
640
Manipulating the Logical Video Buffer
654

Chapter AMemory Management Concepts and Functions
165
Chapter 5Queue
225
Chapter 6Handling of External Events
255
Chapter 7Date and Timer Services
273
Chapter 8Error Handling and Message Retrieval
287
Chapter 9Linking and Dynamic Linking
315
Linking Together Applications
334
Example of a Dynamic Link Library
359
DosGetResource
372
File IO File Pointer and File Protection
391
STDIN STDOUT and STDERR
414
Directory Management Functions
437
Chapter 12OS2 Execution Envlroment
489
Screen Saving and Restoring Techniques
668
Chapter 17Advanced Device IO Functions
681
Keyboard Manipulation Functions
702
Logical Disk IOTCL Functions
715
Parallel Port IOCTL Functions
735
Chapter 19InputOutput Privelege Level Segment
773
Device Monitor Architecture
786
Device Monitor Registrations Time Window
803
Device Monitors and DOS TSRs
821
Appendix B
853
Index
871
Copyright

Bibliographic information