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The Joy of X: The architecture of the X window system (Paperback)
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The Joy of X: The architecture of the X window system (Paperback)

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Paperback 384 Pages / Published: 01/07/2010
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This is a reprint of the much-cited 1993 classic, describing the X window system -- the de facto standard windowing system for Linux, UNIX and many other operating systems. Unusually, it covers the whole system so the reader gains a complete understanding of X, and learns how the various components relate to one another -- essential for programming or administering a system.

The book has three sections:

X in a nutshell -- a quick overview.How X works, in detail, and how the user sees it.Using the system, system administration, performance and programming.

While this is a technical book, it doesn't assume advanced programming or sysadmin experience. It is written in a clear, uncomplicated style, with over 200 illustrations. For maximum accessibility, it has a flexible, modular structure that makes it easy for readers to skip to the sections that interest them. The book has been widely recommended as a course text.

Publisher: UIT Cambridge
ISBN: 9781906860004
Number of pages: 384
Weight: 699 g
Dimensions: 233 x 177 x 26 mm

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