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Advanced Windows Debugging

By Mario Hewardt, Daniel Pravat

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-- Bob Wilton, Escalation Engineer, serious challenge answer staff, Microsoft

 

“An first-class reference for either intermediate and complex debuggers: hugely useful, and packed with methods and methods. This e-book stands proud from all different Win32 debugging literature, due to its in-depth examples–including resolving elaborate difficulties like stack and heap corruptions.”

-- Kinshuman, improvement Lead, home windows middle OS department, Microsoft

 

The First In-Depth, Real-World, Insider’s advisor to robust home windows Debugging

 

For home windows builders, few initiatives are more difficult than debugging–-or extra the most important. trustworthy and sensible information regarding home windows debugging has continually been scarce. Now, with over 15 years of expertise of Microsoft’s system-level builders current a radical and sensible advisor to home windows debugging ever written.

 

Mario Hewardt and Daniel Pravat conceal debugging in the course of the whole program lifecycle and express find out how to utilize the instruments presently available–-including Microsoft’s robust local debuggers and third-party options.

 

To assist you locate actual ideas fast, this e-book is geared up round real-world debugging situations. Hewardt and Pravat use exact code examples to light up the advanced debugging demanding situations specialist builders really face. From center home windows working method recommendations to safeguard, home windows® Vista™ and 64-bit debugging, they tackle rising themes head-on–and nothing is ever oversimplified or glossed over!

 

This booklet allows you to

  • Master today’s strongest home windows debugging instruments, together with NTSD, CDB, WinDbg, KD, and ADPlus
  • Debug code that wasn’t designed or written for simple debugging
  • Understand debuggers “under the hood,” and deal with symbols and assets efficiently
  • Debug advanced reminiscence corruptions relating to stacks and lots
  • Resolve advanced protection difficulties
  • Debug throughout tactics: id monitoring, RPC debugger extensions, and monitoring IPCs with Ethereal
  • Find and connect source leaks, akin to reminiscence and deal with leaks.
  • Debug universal thread synchronization problems
  • Learn whilst and the way to jot down customized debugger extensions
  • Perform “postmortem debugging” utilizing crash dumps and home windows mistakes Reporting
  • Automate debugging with DebugDiag and the learn Debugger command

 

Whether you’re a system-level or program developer, Advanced home windows Debugging supplies the deep realizing of debugging which can prevent weeks in your very subsequent project.

 

Part I  Overview

Chapter 1 advent to the Tools

Chapter 2 advent to the Debuggers

Chapter three Debugger Uncovered

Chapter four handling image and resource Files

Part II utilized Debugging

Chapter five reminiscence Corruptions half I – Stacks

Chapter 6 reminiscence Corruptions half I – Heaps

Chapter 7 Security

Chapter eight Inter-process Communication

Chapter nine source Leaks

Chapter 10 Synchronization

Part III complex Topics

Chapter eleven Writing customized Debugger Extensions

Chapter 12 64-bit Debugging

Chapter thirteen Postmortem Debugging

Chapter 14 energy Tools

Chapter 15 home windows Vista Fundamentals

Appendix A software Verifier attempt Settings

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Fly by Wire: The Geese, the Glide, the Miracle on the Hudson

By William Langewiesche

In Fly via Wire, certainly one of America's maximum newshounds takes us on a "fascinating" (The long island Times) and occasionally funny trip into the quickly altering aviation undefined. Langewiesche concisely and artfully renders 40 years of heritage within the box via interpreting the monetary difficulties, the unions, and finally the new advances in expertise. And he reveals that aviation safeguard is box during which computer has now exceeded guy, yet guy nonetheless manages to discover methods -- hubris, ineptitude -- to reason injuries. Advances corresponding to fly through cord recommend that during a few circumstances it may possibly end up top to cede authority to the machines, whether it skill wondering our assumptions approximately humans and heroism within the process.

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Reflections on the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Accident: Toward Social-Scientific Literacy and Engineering Resilience

This publication makes a speciality of nuclear engineering schooling within the post-Fukushima period. It used to be edited by means of the organizers of the summer season college held in August 2011 in collage of California, Berkeley, as a part of a collaborative software among the collage of Tokyo and UC Berkeley. prompted by way of the actual relevance and significance of social-scientific methods to varied the most important facets of nuclear know-how, unique emphasis used to be put on integrating nuclear technology and engineering with social technology. The booklet contains the lectures given in 2011 summer season college and extra chapters that disguise advancements long ago 3 years because the twist of fate. It presents an area for discussions to discover and create a renewed platform for engineering practices, and hence nuclear engineering schooling, that are crucial within the post-Fukushima period for nurturing nuclear engineers who have to be either technically efficient and depended on in society.

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iCloud: Visual QuickStart Guide

By Tom Negrino

The way to use Apple's iCloud provider to percentage your content material throughout all of your units. This critical advisor to Apple's iCloud provider walks you thru the right way to proportion songs, pictures, books, apps, records, e mail, contacts, and calendars throughout your computer, Mac, and iOS units. you'll find out how to create and deal with records and edit them on any equipment, with iCloud holding the documents brand new. how one can again up very important details through the cloud. you are going to even detect how to define humans and find lost devices!

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Reference Manual on Scientific Evidence:Third Edition

The Reference guide on clinical facts, 3rd Edition, assists judges in coping with instances regarding advanced medical and technical facts by way of describing the elemental tenets of key clinical fields from which felony facts is usually derived and through delivering examples of circumstances during which that facts has been used.

First released in 1994 by way of the Federal Judicial middle, the Reference guide on medical Evidence has been relied upon within the felony and educational groups and is frequently pointed out by way of numerous courts and others. Judges confronted with disputes over the admissibility of clinical and technical facts discuss with the handbook to aid them greater comprehend and overview the relevance, reliability and usability of the facts being proffered. The guide isn't meant to inform judges what's stable technology and what's now not. as an alternative, it serves to assist judges determine matters on which specialists tend to vary and to lead the inquiry of the courtroom in looking an educated answer of the conflict.

The middle of the handbook contains a chain of chapters (reference courses) on a number of clinical themes, every one authored by way of a professional in that box. the subjects were selected by means of an oversight committee due to their complexity and frequency in litigation. every one bankruptcy is meant to supply a basic review of the subject in lay phrases, picking out concerns that would be valuable to judges and others within the criminal career. they're written for a non-technical viewers and aren't meant as exhaustive shows of the subject. quite, the chapters search to supply judges with the elemental details in a space of technology, so they can have an educated dialog with the specialists and attorneys.

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Type & Layout: Are You Communicating or Just Making Pretty Shapes (Kickstarting Business Series)

By Colin Wheildon

With extra fabric through Geoffrey Heard and the unique foreword by way of ads guru the overdue David Ogilvy, it is a ebook for someone who has a say in what seems in print and wishes to grasp no matter if, in addition to having a look sturdy, it's going to do its task by way of being learn.

Out of print for a number of years, this improved and up to date variation of the publication is predicated on learn conducted by way of the writer in Sydney. components have been first released in a brochure speaking or simply Making beautiful Shapes by way of the Newspaper advertisements Bureau.

It created a furor within the publishing and advertisements simply because whereas it helps a few outdated mores, it demolishes others. As David Ogilvy says within the foreword: "Hitherto designers have needed to depend upon their guesses as to what works best... all too usually they wager mistaken. due to Colin Wheildon they now not need to wager. No guesswork right here. in basic terms facts."

Previously released as variety & structure: How Typography and layout can Get Your Message throughout or Get within the approach, via Strathmoor Press, Inc., Berkeley, California, united states. ISBN 0962489158

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Accessing the WAN, CCNA Exploration Labs and Study Guide

By John Rullan

Accessing the WAN CCNA Exploration Labs and examine Guide

 

John Rullan

 

Accessing the WAN, CCNA Exploration Labs and research Guide is designed to help your studying the applied sciences and community providers required via converged functions as taught in model four of the Cisco® Networking Academy® CCNA® Exploration curriculum. each one bankruptcy incorporates a learn advisor part and a Labs and actions part.

 

Study Guide

The dozens of workouts during this e-book assist you examine the thoughts and configurations the most important for your good fortune as a CCNA examination candidate. every one bankruptcy is a bit diversified and comprises multiple-choice, fill-in-the-blank, and open-ended questions designed to aid you

  • Review vocabulary
  • Strengthen troubleshooting skills
  • Boost configuration skills
  • Reinforce concepts
  • Research topics

Labs and Activities

The Labs and actions sections comprise all of the on-line curriculum labs plus a few extra actions to make sure that you may have mastered the sensible abilities had to achieve this course.

 

Hands-On Labs–This icon identifies the hands-on labs created for every bankruptcy. paintings via the entire easy, problem, and Troubleshooting labs to achieve a deep knowing of the CCNA wisdom and talents had to finally be successful at the CCNA Certification Exam.

 

Packet Tracer Activities–This icon identifies routines created by way of the writer that you should problem your self on particular initiatives utilizing Packet Tracer, a strong community simulation application built by way of Cisco.

 

Packet Tracer Companion–This icon identifies the significant other actions that correspond to every hands-on lab. you will use the Packet Tracer to accomplish a simulation of the hands-on lab.

 

Packet Tracer talents Integration Challenge–Each bankruptcy concludes with a culminating job known as the Packet Tracer abilities Integration problem. those not easy actions require you to mix numerous talents realized from the chapter–as good as past chapters and courses–to effectively entire one finished exercise.

 

John Rullan has been a Cisco teacher considering 1998. He teaches CCNA, CCNP®, and community safeguard classes to scholars and lecturers during the manhattan urban division of schooling system.

 

Use this e-book with:

Accessing the WAN,

CCNA Exploration significant other Guide

ISBN-10: 1-58713-205-2

ISBN-13: 978-158713-205-6

 

Companion CD-ROM

The CD-ROM offers the entire Packet Tracer job, Packet Tracer significant other, and Packet Tracer problem documents which are referenced through the booklet as indicated through the icons. those documents paintings with Packet Tracer software program v4.1, that is to be had throughout the Academy Connection site. Ask your teacher for entry to the Packet Tracer software.

 

This ebook is a part of the Cisco Networking Academy sequence from Cisco Press®. Books during this sequence aid and supplement the Cisco Networking Academy curriculum.

 

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Cloud Computing for Libraries (THE TECH SET® #11)

By Marshall Breeding

Cloud computing is helping libraries shift clear of possessing and working neighborhood servers to Web-based providers. This e-book equips you with the data and sensible suggestion had to assessment the numerous possibilities to use cloud computing. It good points purposes that empower you to exploit expertise with out the restrictions of a in the neighborhood supported infrastructure, and extra in-depth info and examples of the way to plunge at once into appropriate tasks through benefiting from unfastened providers provided by way of the head cloud providers companies. Examples contain utilizing cloud-based supplemental garage, Google s suite of apps, Amazon s S3 and EC2 companies to strength your library web site, and DuraCloud to host a web library media assortment.

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Aramis, or the Love of Technology

By Bruno Latour

Bruno Latour has written a special and lovely story of a technological dream long gone fallacious. because the younger engineer and professor stick to Aramis' trail--conducting interviews, examining records, assessing the evidence--perspectives continue moving: as a matter of fact printed as multilayered, unascertainable, comprising an array of chances priceless of Rashomon. The reader is finally resulted in see the venture from the viewpoint of Aramis, and alongside the way in which earnings perception into the connection among people and their technological creations. This fascinating and profound ebook, half novel and half sociological examine, is Latour at his thought-provoking top.

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Ubuntu Linux Toolbox: 1000+ Commands for Ubuntu and Debian Power Users

This up to date bestseller from Linux guru Chris Negus is jam-packed with an array of latest and revised material

As a longstanding bestseller, Ubuntu Linux Toolbox has taught you ways to get the main out Ubuntu, the world's most well liked Linux distribution. With this expected new version, Christopher Negus returns with a bunch of recent and increased assurance on instruments for dealing with dossier platforms, how one can hook up with networks, recommendations for securing Ubuntu structures, and a glance on the most up-to-date long-term aid (LTS) unlock of Ubuntu, all geared toward getting you up and operating with Ubuntu Linux quickly.

  • Covers deploy, configuration, shell primer, the computing device, administrations, servers, and security
  • Delves into assurance of renowned purposes for the internet, productiveness suites, and e-mail
  • Highlights developing a server (Apache, Samba, CUPS)
  • Boasts a convenient trim dimension for you to take it with you at the go

Ubuntu Linux Toolbox, moment Edition prepares you with a number of up-to-date instruments for ultra-modern surroundings, in addition to accelerated assurance on every thing you recognize to hopefully begin utilizing Ubuntu today.

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