Originally Published: Monday, 3 April 2000 Author: Joseph Kordish
Published to: news_learn_firststep/Firststep News Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Linux Device Drivers

To begin to understand how device drivers operate and how to use them, you must first forget everything you know about installing device drivers in Windows.While deep below the surface Linux handles devices in a similar manner as Windows, you will find that the process of installing and accessing hardware in Linux is quite different."