Dibyendu Roy

Making Your Code Walk: GNU Autotools

Have you ever wondered why so many files are shipped in a software source tarball for Linux? Or dreamt of making your own newly developed package highly portable across various Linux platforms? This…

Function Pointers and Callbacks in C

Function Pointers and Callbacks in C — An Odyssey

Function pointers are among the most powerful tools in C, but are a bit of a pain during the initial stages of learning. This article demonstrates the basics of function pointers, and how…

Hook a Library Function

Let’s Hook a Library Function

If you are a developer, and want to change the way a library function works, this article will give you a basic idea of how to get started — just enough knowledge to…

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