My effort to learn Linux kernel development
free.amit.kumar at gmail.com
Fri Jul 23 05:32:53 EDT 2021
On Fri, Jul 23, 2021 at 12:13 PM Greg KH <greg at kroah.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Jul 23, 2021 at 04:54:41AM +0530, Amit Kumar wrote:
> > On Thu, Jul 22, 2021 at 8:26 PM Robert P. J. Day <rpjday at crashcourse.ca> wrote:
> > >
> > > On Thu, 22 Jul 2021, Jules Irenge wrote:
> > >
> > > > I normally learn the kernel on weekends. Reading R. Love and
> > > > practicing by coding what you learn is the best way. Also, trying to
> > > > submit simple patches on some free time is a good way , meeting Greg
> > > > Kroah and Shuan, they are fantastic people to learn from.
> > Is there any online method to interact with Mr. Greg Kroah Hartman?
> Send patches for review.
I sent my solo patch back in 2017. But this time I am expecting to
send a never-ending stream of patches.
> > > also, if you want to get started mucking with the kernel and
> > > submitting patches, consider improving the documentation -- there is a
> > > lot of documentation that is at least a little out of date and could
> > > use all the help it can get, and that's an easy and safe way to get
> > > started getting your name into the kernel git log.
> > >
> > I know well that there is not any book that provides current knowledge
> > about the Linux kernel.
> > So, I have decided to make my blog (https://freeark1blog.blogspot.com)
> > a gateway to the Linux kernel development.
> > Why were the last kernel book by Mr. Greg Kroah Hartman and et. al. canceled?
> Long story, not involving the authors at all. A new version is not
> going to happen any year soon so don't even worry about it.
Thanks for your words. I kindly request your mentorship. So that it
will be easy for me to make my blog
a gateway to the Linux kernel development.
> greg k-h
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