Developing Applications For Linux

4 Day Course
Hands On
Official The Linux Foundation Curriculum
Code LFD401

Book Now - 1 Delivery Method Available:

Classroom Virtual Classroom Private Group - Virtual Self-Paced Online


This course is designed to help experienced developers get up to speed quickly on how to develop applications for a Linux environment.

In this course you’ll learn:

  • The tools and methods for developing C programs and doing systems programming under Linux.
  • Debugging techniques and process management.
  • Linux specific paid and system calls.
  • And more.

The information in this course will work with any major Linux distribution.


Course Topics (34 topics)

  • Introduction
  • Preliminaries
  • Compilers
  • Libraries
  • Make
  • Source Control
  • Debugging and Core Dumps
  • Debugging Tools
  • System Calls
  • Memory Management and Allocation
  • Files and Filesystems in Linux
  • File I/O
  • Advanced File Operations
  • Processes - I
  • Processes - II
  • Pipes and Fifos
  • Asynchronous I/O**
  • Signals - I
  • Signals - II
  • POSIX Threads - I
  • POSIX Threads - II
  • Networking and Sockets
  • Sockets - Addresses and Hosts
  • Sockets - Ports and Protocols
  • Sockets - Clients
  • Sockets - Servers
  • Sockets - Input/Output Operations
  • Sockets - Options
  • Netlink Sockets
  • Sockets - Multiplexing and Concurrent Servers
  • Inter Process Communication
  • Shared Memory
  • Semaphores
  • Message Queues


This course is for experienced developers. Students should be proficient in C programming, and be familiar with basic Linux utilities and text editors.

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