Programming

  • 3D-Modelling, 3D Graphics Modelling and Rendering mini-HOWTO

    Updated: March 2001. Details download and installation instructions for a graphics rendering and modelling development environment using RedHat Linux.

  • IO-Port-Programming, Linux I/O port programming mini-HOWTO

    Updated: December 2000. Describes programming hardware I/O ports and waiting for small periods of time in user-mode Linux programs running on the Intel x86 architecture.

  • Kerneld, The Linux kerneld mini-HOWTO

    Updated: May 2000. Explains how you can use the kerneld function in the Linux kernels.

  • Lego, Lego Mindstorm with Linux Mini-HOWTO

    Updated: October 2000. Intended to serve as a very brief introduction to the options available for using the Lego Group’s Mindstorm Robotics Invention System (RIS) from within Linux. It also can be used as a gathering point for more information.

  • Module-HOWTO, Linux Loadable Kernel Module HOWTO

    Updated: June 2001. Explains what Linux loadable kernel modules (LKMs) are, and how to use and create them.

  • NLM-HOWTO, NetWare Loadable Module Programming HOWTO

    Updated: August 2000. How to develop NetWare Loadable Modules under Linux, using GNU CC and nlmconv(1) from GNU binutils.

  • Parallel-Processing-HOWTO, Linux Parallel Processing HOWTO

    Updated: January 1998. Discusses the four basic approaches to parallel processing that are available to Linux users: SMP Linux systems, clusters of networked Linux systems, parallel execution using multimedia instructions (i.e., MMX), and attached (parallel) processors hosted by a Linux system.

  • SCSI-2.4-HOWTO, The Linux SCSI subsystem in 2.4 HOWTO

    Updated: April 2001. Describes the SCSI subsystem as the Linux kernel enters the 2.4 production series. An external view of the SCSI subsystem is the main theme. Material is included to help the system administration of the Linux SCSI subsystem.

  • SCSI-Programming-HOWTO, The Linux SCSI programming HOWTO

    Updated: May 1996. Deals with programming the Linux generic SCSI interface.

  • Serial-Programming-HOWTO, The Linux Serial Programming HOWTO

    Updated: January 1998. How to program communications with devices over a serial port on a Linux box.

  • SMB-HOWTO, SMB HOWTO

    Updated: April 2000. How to use the Server Message Block (SMB) protocol, also called the Session Message Block, NetBIOS or LanManager protocol, with Linux using Samba.

  • XML-RPC-HOWTO, XML-RPC HOWTO

    Updated: April 2001. Describes how to use XML-RPC to implement clients and servers in a variety of languages. Provides example code; applies to all operating systems with XML-RPC support.