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FILE size limitation according to Robert Love's textbook

From Robert Love's Linux System Programming (2007, O'Reilly), this is what is given in the first paragraph (Chapter 1, Page 10): The file position’s maximum value is bounded only by the size of ...
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How to run the EDKnrc code

I have installed the EGSnrc code on a LINUX system and want to use the EDKnrc code for a "dose distribution" in the spherical Phantom, how can I run this code? can this code is run by the GUI similar ...
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Can linux be configured as a server or workstation in DCS and how? [closed]

I am a student of Instrumentation and Control. Considering the versatility and stability of Linux, I was wondering if Linux can be configured to act as a Distributed Control System? Also if yes, ...
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modetest.c from libdrm tests lists no framebuffers

I wanted to play with KMS since it seems to be the preferred low-level graphics library on Linux. However, after compiling the appropriate modetest.c version (2.4.32, since that's the version of ...
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Learn Linux System Programming by doing projects

I have only a very basic idea about linux system programming. I have not done any real projects using linux system programming. In my current company I do system admin type work, but I am more ...