Secure Programming for Linux and Unix HOWTO
by David A. Wheeler
This book provides a set of design and implementation guidelines for writing secure programs for Linux and Unix systems. Such programs include application programs used as viewers of remote data, web applications (including CGI scripts), network servers, and setuid/setgid programs. This document includes specific guidance for a number of languages, including C, C++, Java, Perl, Python, and Ada95.
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by Brian "Beej Jorgensen" Hall
This document discusses several methods of Interprocess Communication, some of which are better suited to certain tasks than others. If you know C or C++ and are pretty good using a Unix environment, these documents are for you.
by David A. Curry - O'Reilly
The nitty gritty details on how UNIX interacts with applications. If you're working on any System V Release 4 platform, you'll find this book indispensable. It contains examples on topics ranging from string manipulation to network programming.
by Steve Ambler, et al. - Wikibooks
This book is about the X Window System. Some users describe it as the Unix and Linux graphics drivers. X11 is the graphical environment for Unix or Unix-like systems, including *BSD and GNU/Linux; it provides access to screen, keyboard, and mouse.
by Dan Heller, Paula Ferguson, David Brennan - O'Reilly
The Motif Programming Manual is a source for complete, accurate, and insightful guidance on Motif application programming. There is no other book that covers the ground as thoroughly or as well as this one. The book has been updated to Motif 1.2.