From How Linux Works, by Brian Ward, I saw "SCSI Host Adapter", "SATA Host Driver", "Disk Driver (sd)", "CD/DVD Driver (sr)", "USB Host Driver", and "USB Storage Driver". What does "host" mean in ...
In Linux, from http://www.mulix.org/lectures/intro_to_linux_device_drivers/intro_linux_device_drivers.pdf user programs talk with device drivers through device files But if I understand ...
I'm trying to get started on a side project using a mobile device (tablet or smartphone) as an input device to a PC. In its most simplest form, I envision using the mobile device touchscreen to ...
As I've been getting into embedded systems I've noticed that some projects (Arch Arm and OpenBSD for example) frown upon cross compiling. What is the reasoning for this? Is a cross-compiled binary ...
I have been tasked with writing a print driver. I have no experience with this and have been researching it for a few days. The goal of this is to essentially write the data coming to the driver to ...
I'm using an SPI host adapter for a project. The Aardvark from TotalPhase. And I did something crazy, I read that EULA license that everyone just clicks through. The driver installation license ...