Download Linux Appliance Design pdf by Bob Smith, The book shows a way to use librta to make a linux appliance. Topics include appliance architecture, security, and how to build simple, yet responsive user interfaces. The book shows a way to build five completely different user interfaces as well as a web interface, a command line interface, a front panel interface, an SNMP agent, and a framebuffer interface with an IR remote control. Download the pdf from below to explore all topics and start learning.


Chapter 1: Appliance Architecture
Chapter 2: Managing Daemons
Chapter 3: Using Run-Time Access
Chapter 4: Building and Securing Daemons
Chapter 5: The Laddie Alarm System: A Sample Appliance
Chapter 6: Logging
Chapter 7: Laddie Event Handling
Chapter 8: Designing a Web Interface
Chapter 9: Designing a Command Line Interface
Chapter 10: Building a Front Panel Interface
Chapter 11: Designing a Framebuffer Interface
Chapter 12: Infrared Remote Control
Chapter 13: Hands-on Introduction to SNMP
Chapter 14: Designing an SNMP MIB
Chapter 15: Implementing Your SNMP MIB
Appendix A: RTA Reference
Appendix B: Review of SNMP
Appendix C: Installing a Framebuffer Device Driver
Appendix D: A DB-to-File Utility
Appendix E: The Laddie Appliance Bootable CD