recommendations for Windows driver programming resources
I need pointers to good on-line and dead-tree - especially dead-tree -
resources for modern Windows driver programming, WDM, etc. Ideal
* Suitable for someone with experience in OS-level programming but
only in Linux, not in Windows. Imagine a hacker who knows next to
nothing about Windows internals. ;-)
* Code, APIs, and other concrete stuff is more welcome than words.
* Modern Windows versions (XP, 2K), with emphasis on servers rather
than desktop (e.g. printers and scanners are of no interest).
* Network, keyboard, mouse, VGA, USB, SCSI - techniques, code, etc
Are there any open-source drivers for Windows that can be studied?
I did my research, but found surprisingly little, and what I found
usually has decidedly mixed reviews. This book
is an example. It is also the first Google hit for "Windows driver
Further down the Google list there is http://www.chsw.com/ddk/, which
may or may not be useful - it seems to end with NT.
Et caetera, et caetera...
Thanks in advance,
Oleg Goldshmidt | pub@...