CSCI 1120 (Low-Level Computing):
Useful/Interesting Links and Other Resources
(Suggestions for additions to this page are welcome; send to
An introduction to C
comp.lang.c Frequently Asked Questions
(questions about C from the Usenet discussion group comp.lang.c, a good place to find truly pedantic C gurus).
Compilers, text editors, and other tools
My notes "UNIX Hints and Tips (Command Line Interface) for Beginners"
My notes "vi Hints and Tips for Beginners"
My notes "gcc Hints and Tips for Beginners"
This and that
Smashing the stack for fun and profit
(dated but interesting explanation of how buffer overflows are a security risk).