A to Z of Linux System Programming
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A to Z of Linux System Programming

Complete coverage of Linux system Programming ( IPC, Posix threads , Fork , Concurrent programming etc)
4.0 (43 ratings)
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Created by Mr Meherwade Daya
Last updated 8/2016
English
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Includes:
  • 12.5 hours on-demand video
  • 4 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • This course helps you , for understanding the key Linux; issues, concepts and finer nuances of programming to get a proper grounding before getting deeper into core system development
  • This course helps you to get a complete grip on core OS concepts
  • Participants will be designing and developing applications using C and learn how processes talk to each other within a system using Linux IPCs – Pipes, FIFOs, shared memory, semaphores and message queues programming. Focus will be on designing and developing programs and troubleshooting synchronization issues, races and deadlocks.
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Requirements
  • Linux OS ( such ubuntu or Centos )
Description

What Course is about ?

Linux System Programming training transforms an IT-Professional or a Student into a Linux Systems Developer. The participant will develop a deep understanding of Linux or Unix systems and learn concepts and skills which are essential for programming and software development on Linux-based platforms for both enterprise and embedded products and/or applications.

what you will learn in this course ?

  • Looking at OS as a System Programmer
  • Virtualization
  • Compiler tools and its functionalities
  • Creating Libraries
  • Implementing System Calls
  • Using Make
  • Debugging applications
  • Files and File systems in Linux
  • File I/O
  • Advanced File Operations
  • Concurrent Programming
  • Pipes and Fifo’s
  • Fork
  • Clone
  • Signals
  • POSIX Threads

Who should attend the Course ?

IT Professionals and/or Students who want to learn key skills for developing software applications on Linux systems and become a Linux Systems Developer

Why take this Course ?

To become expert in Linux System Programming

What is the Course Duration ?

Course Duration : 15 Session ( 1 hour each )

How is Course Structured ?

50% theory , 40% sample , 10% Assignment

Who is the target audience?
  • Professionals wanting to switch their domain to Linux Drivers & Embedded World
  • One who him/her self wants to be an Embedded Linux trainer
  • Hobbyists interested in playing with internals of Embedded Linux Kernel
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Curriculum For This Course
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Introduction
3 Lectures 39:29

In this Session audiences will be able to learn fallowing

  • what is Operating system ( system programmer's view )
  • Introduction to Operating System
  • Ring architecture
  • Monolithic kernel
  • Micro kernel
Introduction to Operating system
18:47

In this we go through some quiz related Introduction to Operating system

Quiz on Introduction to Operating system
5 questions

In this class we will learn fallowing

  • Introduction to virtualization
  • types of virtualization
  • Ring de-previlage
  • 0/1/3 Model and 0/3/3 Model
  • Ring privilage with Hardware Assist
Introduction to Virtualization
15:37
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Compilation Process and Libraries
3 Lectures 52:07
Compilation Process with Demo
17:55

Compilation Process with Demo
2 questions


Quiz on Executable and Relocatable
1 question

In this class we will learn what's the difference between  Static Libraries and Dynamic libraries 

We will also see how to create static library and Dynamic library .


creation of static and Dynamic Libraries ( with Demo)
20:00
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Section 3: GNU tools
10 Lectures 02:29:00

In this Lecture we will look into Introduction of Make tool and usage of it 

Make Tool Introduction
17:29

Make tool contd...
17:45

In this tutorial we will have a look into Autoconf tool 

Autoconf is an extensible package of M4 macros that produce shell scripts to automatically configure software source code packages. These scripts can adapt the packages to many kinds of UNIX-like systems without manual user intervention. Autoconf creates a configuration script for a package from a template file that lists the operating system features that the package can use

Autoconf
17:34

In this class we will look into how to compile the Linux kernel 

Steps to build linux kernel by using autoconf and make
09:32

In this class we will look about the tool Efence 

efence is a software that overruns the boundaries of a malloc()memory allocation,
software that touches a memory allocation that has been released by free(). Unlike other malloc() debuggers, Electric Fence will detect read accesses as well as writes, and it will pinpoint the exact instruction that causes an error.



GNU Tool - usage of efence tool
17:26

In this class we will look into valgrind tools 

Valgrind is an instrumentation framework for building dynamic analysis tools. There are Valgrind tools that can automatically detect many memory management and threading bugs, and profile your programs in detail.

GNU tool - valgrind for Memory leak
09:09

GNU tool- GDB tool usage
17:50

GNU tool- GDB tool (break points )
08:12

GNU tool- GDB tool contd
19:58

GNU tool- GDB tool contd ..
14:05
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System Call
3 Lectures 56:02
System Call Implementation
17:22

System Calls Implementation Contd and its usage
19:13

usage of system call
19:27
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File System
10 Lectures 02:51:33
File System Class_1
15:58

file_system_class_2-Continuation from Class1
18:17

file_system_class_3- Continuation from file_system_class_2
16:16

file_system_class_4- Continuation from file_system_class_3
19:34

file_operation_class_1
18:50

file_operation_class_2
18:29

file_operation_class_3
15:27

file_operation_class_4
10:35

file_operation_class_5
19:28

file_operation_class_6
18:39
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concurrent programming
9 Lectures 02:15:18
concurrent programming - Introduction
14:46

concurrent programming class_2-continued
18:56

concurrent programming class_3 - continution of class2
14:18

fork-class1
18:42

fork-class_2 continuation from class_1
18:15

fork_class_3-continuation from fork_class_2
04:21

fork_class_4
18:50

fork_class_5_continuation_from_class_4
07:30

clone_class_1
19:40
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Signals
3 Lectures 48:02
Signal_class_1
17:59

Signal_class_2 continuation from Signal_class_1
19:31

Signals-Implementation details
10:32
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Pthreads
9 Lectures 01:48:44

In this Class you will  be learn basic difference between fork and Pthread and I will also explain structure that I would be fallowing to make pthread's class interesting 

Introduction_to_pthreads
10:46

In this Class you will learn  API's related to thread creation 

thread creation API explaination
03:32

In this class we will see the demo related to thread creation 

Preview 08:13

In this class we will look into details  of thread attribute , we will mainly concentrate on pthread_attr api and We will see theory aspects of thread in joinable state and detachable state  

Theory class on Pthread attribute ( joinable and detachable state )
11:06

In this class we will have a look into three demo 

demo1 : simple pthread_attr usage 

demo2 : We will  look into how to convert pthread from joinable state to detachable state 

demo3 : we  will look into fow to convert the state of the thread dynamically  

Demo on joinable and detachable attribute of thread
12:22

In this class we will have a look into 

1) scheduling algorithm : Roundrobin and FIFO etc 

2) We will look into priority of threads 

3) We will look into API related to pthread_once 

Theory class on Pthread scheduling algorithm and priority
11:58

In this class student will see demo 

1) demo 1 : related to scheduling algorithm and priority 

2) demo 2 : related to pthread_once API 

Demo class on Pthread scheduling algorithm and priority
12:54

Pthread_class_4
17:55

pthread_class_5-continuation from Pthread_class_4
19:58
About the Instructor
Mr Meherwade Daya
3.9 Average rating
86 Reviews
492 Students
2 Courses

Meherwade Technologies   was formed  in 2016 to provide Product Engineering Companies and Technology Professionals highest quality training programs and workshops covering complex areas in Server and Storage Technologies. On Server side, we cover complex programming areas on Linux Systems, Driver & Kernel.

List of Technology Trainings Offered

a) Linux Device Drivers

b) Linux system programming 

c) linux embedded programming 

d) Advance C 

e) Linux virtualization 

Few more to be added