CS631 -- Advanced Programming in the UNIX Environment
Program Startup Exercise: Track down how programs are started on Linux
In Week 06, we discussed how a program is started up, and we looked at the details of this process on NetBSD by inspecting the source code for the C Start Up and C Runtime libraries.
Now find the corresponding source files and snippets for Linux:
How similar / different is this setup compared to the one you've seen on NetBSD? Can you compare it to other open source operating systems?