Table of Contents

14. Languages
Unix's Cornucopia of Languages
Why Not C?
Interpreted Languages and Mixed Strategies
Language Evaluations
Emacs Lisp
Trends for the Future
Choosing an X Toolkit
15. Tools
A Developer-Friendly Operating System
Choosing an Editor
Useful Things to Know about vi
Useful Things to Know about Emacs
The Antireligious Choice: Using Both
Special-Purpose Code Generators
yacc and lex
Case Study: Glade
make: Automating Your Recipes
Basic Theory of make
make in Non-C/C++ Development
Utility Productions
Generating Makefiles
Version-Control Systems
Why Version Control?
Version Control by Hand
Automated Version Control
Unix Tools for Version Control
Runtime Debugging
Combining Tools with Emacs
Emacs and make
Emacs and Runtime Debugging
Emacs and Version Control
Emacs and Profiling
Like an IDE, Only Better
16. Reuse
The Tale of J. Random Newbie
Transparency as the Key to Reuse
From Reuse to Open Source
The Best Things in Life Are Open
Where to Look?
Issues in Using Open-Source Software
Licensing Issues
What Qualifies as Open Source
Standard Open-Source Licenses
When You Need a Lawyer