UNIX systems crash. It's a fact of life. Until now, little information has been available regarding system crashes. Panic! is the first book to concentrate solely on system crashes and hangs, explaining what triggers them and what to do when they occur. Panic! guides you through system crash dump postmortem analysis towards problem resolution.
Analysis of system crash dumps usually requires the skills and resources of a UNIX guru,including a wide set of programming skills, an indepth knowledge of UNIX internals, and access to source code. However, by following the advice and "tricks of the trade" presented in Panic!, you will be able to establish what killed your system.
This all-purpose guide for locking down Apache arms readers with all the information they need to securely deploy applications. Administrators and programmers alike will benefit from a concise introduction to the theory of securing Apache, plus a wealth of practical advice and real-life examples. Topics covered include...
Mathematics for Game Developers (Game Development) Math is a fundamental part of any game developer’s programming arsenal.Without
a strong understanding of math, you can easily waste days solving a problem
in a game that, in reality, is as simple as 1-2-3. If you’re considering
programming a game that is even slightly complicated, you must realize that it is crucial
McGraw-Hill's Engineering Companion The scores of literature materials available to engineers of today are both vast and impressive. Specialized studies, textbooks, encyclopedias, pocket books of frequently used formulas, and collections of tables, data and conversion charts and, of course, handbooks clutter the bookshelves of libraries and homes. All of these serve a common purpose:... Mobile Phone Programming: and its Application to Wireless Networking The technology evolution has been once and for all beyond comparison during the past decade or two. Any of us can nowadays do numerous things with numerous devices to help in everyday life. This applies not least to mobile phones. If we compare the feature set of a mobile phone model in 1995 with the latest smartphone models the most visible...