SCO OpenServer includes extensive documentation of application development
issues and tools. These topics and books are available online.
SCO OpenServer Development System documentation, including:
Overview of Development Systems
A high-level summary of the various development environments
provided with SCO OpenServer.
Contains technical papers on topics relevant to
programmers, including extensive examples
that illustrate SCO features added
to the porting base.
Network Programmer's Guide
Describes the libraries and application program interfaces
(APIs) to develop application programs that
use the services of network-oriented communication
Programming Tools Guide
Provides useful information about programming tools
and their use in developing software, including
implementation-specific details about the
ANSI-conforming C compiler, as well
as information about debugging tools and dbXtra.
Development System Programmer's Reference Pages
The manual pages for the C++ libraries (section C++),
the Custom Distribution Management Toolkit (section CDMT),
commands for programming (section CP),
file formats and structures (section FP),
transport interfaces (section NET),
NFS remote procedure calls (section NS),
system calls and libraries (section S),
the Service Advertising Protocol (section SAPD),
the TCP/IP socket library and
socket system calls (sections SLIB and
SSC), and various graphical environment
manual page sections including
X extensions (section Xext),
the OSF/Motif and X libraries
(sections Xm and XS),
X Toolkit intrinsics (section Xt),
and miscellaneous X utilities (section Xmu).
Documentation is also provided with the
UnixWare and OpenServer Development Kit and
the Java Development Kit.
GNU Development Tools documentation
A large collection of topics, including information
on the GNU compiler collection (gcc)
and the GNU debugger (gdb).
Additional resources for developers are available
at the SCO Developer Network web page:
Driver development documentation
SCO OpenServer system documentation
© 2003 Caldera International, Inc. All rights reserved.
SCO OpenServer Release 5.0.7 -- 11 February 2003