Experienced C programmers who have worked on Unix/Linux systems in the past and are interested in developing or porting applications to the Linux environment. This course is available for the Red Hat and SUSE distributions, but a variety of customized topics are available for other distributions as well (primarily Debian-based).
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to write application code in the C language that conforms to published Linux programming standards.Students are invited to bring their current ideas and questions to the classroom for discussion. Case studies, lecture, group problem solving, and online laboratories will be used.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Write application code in the C language that conforms to published Linux programming standards.
Experience in C programming (preferably six months or more)
Familiarity with Linux commands and directory structure
Experience with the vi or emacs text editor
Understanding of basic shell usage for Unix/Linux (wildcards, I/O redirection)