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Building Image Processing Embedded Systems using Python, Part 1

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The first part of this three-part series gives a brief overview of the embedded vision and the various components required to make it work....

Joy of Programming: Understanding Bit-fields in C

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One important feature that distinguishes C as a systems programming language is its support for bit-fields. Let us explore this feature in this column. In...

Getting Started with SystemTap

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If programming is an art, then debugging is even more so. To be a good programmer, one must master debugging. We have seen some...

Loading Library Files in C++

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This article demonstrates how to load shared or dynamic library files in programs written in C++, which is not as straightforward as in C. Device...

Spicing up the Console for Fun and Profit, Part 2

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In the previous part of this article, we manipulated various aspects of the shell and terminals, like prompts, colours, cursor movements, etc, using escape...

Joy of Programming: The Legacy of C

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Dennis Ritchie died on the 8th of October 2011, at the age of 70. His lasting contributions to computing include creating the C language,...

CodeSport

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In this month's column, we will continue our discussion on some of the common loop optimisations performed by the compiler. In last month's column, I...

GNU Binutils: A Collection of Binary Tools

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With years of experience as a systems programming engineer, I've realised that to be a great artist of programming, you must understand the basics...

Joy of Programming: Scope, Lifetime and Visibility in C

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Often, programmers confuse the scope, lifetime and visibility of variables. So I'll cover these three important concepts in this month's column. Whenever you declare a...

CodeSport

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In this month's column, let us focus our attention on some of the common compiler optimisations, and on how to write code that can...