UNIX Network Programming, Volume 2: Interprocess Communications (Paperback) (Paperback)W. Richard Stevens (author)
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Well-implemented interprocess communications (IPC) are key to the performance of virtually every non-trivial UNIX program. In UNIX Network Programming, Volume 2, Second Edition, legendary UNIX expert W. Richard Stevens presents a comprehensive guide to every form of IPC, including message passing, synchronization, shared memory, and Remote Procedure Calls (RPC).
Stevens begins with a basic introduction to IPC and the problems it is intended to solve. Step-by-step you'll learn how to maximize both System V IPC and the new Posix standards, which offer dramatic improvements in convenience and performance.
Publisher: Pearson Education (US)
Number of pages: 592
Weight: 952 g
Dimensions: 230 x 190 x 30 mm
Edition: 2nd edition