Programming

C in a Nutshell by Peter Prinz, Tony Crawford

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By Peter Prinz, Tony Crawford

Learning a language--any language--involves a approach in which you learn how to count much less and not more on guideline and extra more and more at the facets of the language you've mastered. no matter if you're studying French, Java, or C, sooner or later you'll put aside the educational and try to speak by yourself. It's now not essential to recognize each refined side of French in an effort to converse it good, specifically if there's an outstanding dictionary on hand. Likewise, C programmers don't have to memorize each aspect of C for you to write strong courses. What they wish as a substitute is a competent, entire reference that they could preserve within sight. C in a Nutshell is that reference.

This long-awaited ebook is a whole connection with the c program languageperiod and C runtime library. Its goal is to function a handy, trustworthy spouse on your daily paintings as a C programmer. C in a Nutshell covers almost every little thing you want to software in C, describing all of the parts of the language and illustrating their use with various examples.

The ebook is split into 3 precise elements. the 1st half is a fast moving description, corresponding to the vintage Kernighan & Ritchie textual content on which many C programmers lower their enamel. It focuses particularly at the c program languageperiod and preprocessor directives, together with extensions brought to the ANSI typical in 1999. those issues and others are covered:

* Numeric constants
* Implicit and specific sort conversions
* Expressions and operators
* services
* Fixed-length and variable-length arrays
* tips
* Dynamic reminiscence administration
* enter and output

The moment a part of the publication is a finished connection with the C runtime library; it contains an outline of the contents of the normal headers and an outline of every commonplace library functionality. half III offers the required wisdom of the C programmer's simple instruments: the compiler, the make software, and the debugger. The instruments defined listed below are these within the GNU software program collection.

C in a Nutshell is the correct significant other to K&R, and destined to be the main reached-for reference in your desk.

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Mastering Embedded Linux Programming by Chris Simmonds

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By Chris Simmonds

Gaining knowledge of Embedded Linux Programming takes you thru the product cycle and provides you an in-depth description of the parts and recommendations which are on hand at every one degree. you are going to start via studying approximately toolchains, bootloaders, the Linux kernel, and the way to configure a root filesystem to create a simple operating equipment. you are going to then how one can use the 2 most typically used construct structures, Buildroot and Yocto, to hurry up and simplify the improvement procedure. construction in this reliable base, the subsequent part considers the right way to make top use of uncooked NAND/NOR flash reminiscence and controlled flash eMMC chips, together with mechanisms for expanding the life of the units and to accomplish trustworthy in-field updates. subsequent, you must examine what recommendations are most fitted to writing purposes in your machine. we'll then see how capabilities are cut up among procedures and using POSIX threads, that have a huge impact at the responsiveness and function of the ultimate machine The remaining sections examine the concepts to be had to builders for profiling and tracing purposes and kernel code utilizing perf and ftrace.

What you are going to learn:
- comprehend the function of the Linux kernel and choose a suitable function to your application
- Use Buildroot and Yocto to create embedded Linux structures quick and efficiently
- Create personalized bootloaders utilizing U-Boot
- hire perf and ftrace to spot functionality bottlenecks
- comprehend gadget bushes and make adjustments to deal with new in your device
- Write purposes that have interaction with Linux equipment drivers
- layout and write multi-threaded purposes utilizing POSIX threads
- degree real-time latencies and song the Linux kernel to lessen them

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Android Game Recipes: A Problem-Solution Approach by Jerome DiMarzio

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By Jerome DiMarzio

Android online game apps are usually the most well-liked form of Android apps within the numerous Google Play, Amazon Appstore and different Android app shops. So, past the Android online game tutorials in the market, what a few daily convenient and whole code reference for Android video game developers?

Android online game Recipes is your first, trustworthy online game coding reference for today's Android online game apps. This booklet presents effortless to persist with genuine international video game code difficulties and options, together with resource code.

This publication covers code recipe suggestions which are universal to 2nd online game improvement difficulties akin to designing a online game menu, collision detection, relocating characters, relocating backgrounds and extra. This e-book additionally contains easy methods to paintings with participant enter, the way to upload a number of degrees, tips on how to create online game pictures for various display answer, and the way to paintings with machine sensors.

After examining and utilizing this ebook, you'll have the templated code snippets, recommendations and frameworks to use on your online game app layout to construct your video game, customise it, after which promote it at the Android app shops.

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Cocoa Design Patterns by Erik M. Buck, Donald A. Yacktman

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By Erik M. Buck, Donald A. Yacktman

"Next time a few child indicates up at my door soliciting for a code evaluation, this can be the ebook that i'm going to throw at him."
-Aaron Hillegass, founding father of gigantic Nerd Ranch, Inc., and writer of Cocoa Programming for Mac OS X
Unlocking the secrets and techniques of Cocoa and Its Object-Oriented Frameworks
Mac and iPhone builders are frequently beaten through the breadth and class of the Cocoa frameworks. even though Cocoa is certainly large, when you comprehend the object-oriented styles it makes use of, you'll locate it remarkably stylish, constant, and simple.
Cocoa layout Patterns starts off with the mum of all styles: the Model-View-Controller (MVC) development, that is significant to all Mac and iPhone improvement. inspired, and from time to time enforced through Apple's instruments, it's vital to have a company snatch of MVC correct from the start.
The book's center is a catalog of the basic layout styles you'll come upon in Cocoa, including

Fundamental styles, similar to enumerators, accessors, and two-stage creation
•Patterns that empower, akin to singleton, delegates, and the responder chain
•Patterns that cover complexity, together with bundles, classification clusters, proxies and forwarding, and controllers

And that's now not them all! Cocoa layout Patterns painstakingly isolates 28 layout styles, observed with real-world examples and pattern code you could practice in your functions this day. The publication wraps up with insurance of middle information types, AppKit perspectives, and a bankruptcy on Bindings and Controllers.
Cocoa layout Patterns truly defines the issues each one trend solves with a origin in Objective-C and the Cocoa frameworks and will be utilized by any Mac or iPhone developer.

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Thinking Functionally with Haskell by Richard Bird

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By Richard Bird

Designed to slot a primary- or second-year undergraduate path, this can be a thorough overhaul and alternative of Richard Bird's prior textbooks. It encompasses a clean set of case stories and over a hundred workouts with absolutely labored ideas. The author's emphasis is still on basic thoughts for reasoning mathematically approximately useful courses.

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Developing for Apple TV using tvOS and Swift by Gary Bennett, Brad Lees, Stefan Kaczmarek

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By Gary Bennett, Brad Lees, Stefan Kaczmarek

Gary Bennett, Brad Lees, and Stefan Kaczmarek, the group at the back of rapid 2 for Absolute newcomers, brings you a hands-on "Swift" creation to the recent tvOS SDK with a suite of app tasks to attempt out.

You’ll the way to create a book shop app for the television, together with utilizing Stack perspectives for e-book information, the right way to create a photograph gallery app, and the way to take advantage of assortment view and cut up view controllers with a track assortment app. eventually, you’ll additionally the best way to shop Apple television app facts in iCloud.

The new Apple television is the following, and it’s open on your local apps — constructing for the Apple television with tvOS and rapid gets you begun constructing correct away.

What you’ll learn

* the way to use stack perspectives in tvOS
* find out how to use assortment perspectives and cut up view controllers
* the best way to shop Apple television app information in iCloud
* tips to create local apps for books, photographs, and song at the Apple TV

Who this e-book is for

Intermediate iOS builders who are looking to create local Apple television apps utilizing the hot tvOS SDK.

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Semirings for Soft Constraint Solving and Programming by Stefano Bistarelli (auth.)

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By Stefano Bistarelli (auth.)

Constraint delight and constraint programming have proven to be extremely simple yet strong principles, with functions in a variety of parts. nonetheless, within the final ten years, the easy thought of constraints has proven a few deficiencies bearing on either thought and perform, mostly within the manner over-constrained difficulties and personal tastes are handled. as a result, the thought of soppy constraints has been brought with semiring-based gentle constraints and valued constraints being the 2 major basic frameworks.

This booklet comprises formal definitions and houses of semiring-based gentle constraints, in addition to their use inside of constraint common sense programming and concurrent constraint programming. in addition, the writer exhibits the way to adapt latest notions and strategies akin to abstraction and interchangeability to the delicate constraint framework and it really is verified how gentle constraints can be utilized in a few software components, akin to security.

Overall, this ebook is a brilliant start line for an individual drawn to figuring out the fundamentals of semiring-based delicate constraints.

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