Pre-requisites : NIL
Overview of the Linux Operating System. Installation, configuration, system utilities. Kernel Internals: Processes, memory management, interrupts and exceptions, system calls, file systems, device drivers, networking. Real Time Linux: RTLinux, Embedded Linux Systems.
1. Bovet, P. B., and Cesati, M., Understanding the Linux Kernel, O'Reilly , Shroff Publishers and Distributors, 2003.
2. Beck, M., et. Al., Linux Kernel Programming, Third Edition, Pearson Education Asia, 2002.