Robert Love

Robert Love has been a Linux user and hacker since the early days. He is active in--and passionate about--the Linux kernel and GNOME desktop communities. His recent contributions to the Linux kernel include work on the kernel event layer and inotify. GNOME-related contributions include Beagle, GNOME Volume Manager, NetworkManager, and Project Utopia. Currently, Robert works in the Open Source Program Office at Google.

Robert is the author of Linux Kernel Development (SAMS 2005) and the co-author of Linux in a Nutshell (2006 O'Reilly). He is also a Contributing Editor at Linux Journal. He is currently working on a new work for O'Reilly that will be the greatest book ever written, give or take. Robert holds a B.A. in Mathematics and a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Florida. A proud Gator, Robert was born in South Florida but currently calls home Cambridge, MA.

Linux in a Nutshell Linux in a Nutshell
by Ellen Siever , Stephen Figgins , Robert Love
Sixth Edition September 2009
Print: $49.99
Ebook: $35.99

Linux System Programming Linux System Programming
by Robert Love
September 2007
Print: $49.99
Ebook: $39.99

Linux in a Nutshell Linux in a Nutshell
by Ellen Siever , Aaron Weber , Stephen Figgins , Robert Love , Arnold Robbins
Fifth Edition July 2005
Ebook: $35.99

Robert Love

"Robert Love takes great care to hold you by the hand as he covers each topic, and you feel that you're in the presence of a true master--which given Love's reputation is genuinely the case. So if you want to have a go at system programming, this should be on your wish-list..."
--Andy Hudson, Linux Format