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Explanation of computer systems to a completely new programmer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Recommendations for teaching kids math concepts & skills for programming? A non-programmer I know is looking into how to teach (and learn while teaching) programming ...
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OS knowledge when learning a computer programming language

I am curious, has the knowledge of the inner workings of an operating system helped you in understanding a computer programming language? It may have helped you figure out programming faster than ...
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Other than the Linux kernel, which operating system kernels should you study? [closed]

The Linux kernel is often listed as a code base which you are recommended to read and, even if it is poorly commented (or the files I have looked at have all been), it does have some really good code ...
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Checking out systems programming, what should I learn, using what resources? [duplicate]

I have done some hobby application development, but now I'm interested in checking out systems programming (mainly operating systems, Linux kernel etc.). I know low-level languages like C, and I know ...