Finding out more about the UNIX operating system

The following books provide a detailed technical description of the UNIX operating system. They are not intended for the general user.

System V variants

Bach, M.J.

The Design of the UNIX Operating System

Prentice-Hall ISBN

Berkeley Standard Distribution

Karels, Michael.J., Leffler, Samuel. J., McKusick, Marshall. K., and Quarterman, John.S.

The Design and Implementation of the 4.3BSD UNIX Opeating System

Addison Wesley ISBN 0-201-06196-1

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