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Merge pull request #703 from sodrooome/master
3 weeks ago
Assets Add assets 4 months ago
Booting Merge pull request #692 from darkstar/fixes 4 months ago
Cgroups Some more images recovered from waybackmachine 5 months ago
Concepts concepts/initcalls: add module_init macro information 1 month ago
DataStructures modify broken links related with Thoery, Data structure, Misc and so on 2 years ago
Initialization More image file salvaging 5 months ago
Interrupts More recovered images 5 months ago
KernelStructures Refactored files for a unified naming convention, making an autoamted LaTeX build easier too 2 years ago
MM Image salvaging continuing 5 months ago
Misc More image fixes 5 months ago
Scripts move to Scripts folder 2 years ago
SyncPrim SyncPrim/ Fix a dot into semicolon 5 months ago
SysCall ...and the last images fixed 5 months ago
Theory ...and the last images fixed 5 months ago
Timers Update 4 weeks ago
.gitignore Now successfuly converting each chapter into LaTeX, compiling it and then merging each PDF together into a single book. Currently no image support! 2 years ago Improved 4 years ago
Dockerfile update Dockerfile 1 year ago update links 1 year ago Fix image path 4 months ago Change mm to MM, interrupts to Interrupts 2 years ago concepts/initcalls: rewording and typo corrections 1 month ago
cover.jpg added cover.jpg 5 years ago


A book-in-progress about the linux kernel and its insides.

The goal is simple - to share my modest knowledge about the insides of the linux kernel and help people who are interested in linux kernel insides, and other low-level subject matter. Feel free to go through the book Start here

Questions/Suggestions: Feel free about any questions or suggestions by pinging me at twitter @0xAX, adding an issue or just drop me an email.

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