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|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."