“Test everything. Hold on to the good.”
Greetings.It is a common practice to skip the acknowledgement and book organization. So we haveplaced them in the First Chapter! Please read this chapter without fail to understand this book better.
Throughout the world many people have contributed to this book. We must acknowledgeall those good people. We sincerely thank
Dr. Dennis M. Ritchie
, creator of C language forgranting permission to use his photo. Our thanks also goes to
Dr. Ralf Brown
for providing ushis great source—Ralf Brown’s Interrupt List for this book. We must thank
for his unconditional support to this book. We are proud to thank all the real andinternational programmers who provided their source code to us.
Ms. Lyril Sugitha
(firstname.lastname@example.org) helped us a lot to
this book from“Tanglish” to English! We sincerely thank her as she worked with us even in her tight schedules.I specially thank my mother for her prayers for the success of this project and my fatherfor his support by presenting me a computer. My sincere thanks to my sister Lincy, brotherBensley and my friend Brighton for their encouragement. I benefited greatly from my uncleAzariah, who helped me in finding many useful materials. I thank all my friends and relativeswho remembered me in their prayers.
K. Joseph Wesley
I am grateful to all my friends who are interested in me. I remember all my teachers fortheir care towards me. I especially thank my Lecturer
Mr. Richard Devaraj
, American Collegefor his concern towards my career. I must thank
Mr. D. Joseph Devadason
(Lecturer inManagement Studies, American College, email@example.com), one of my good and oldfriends for helping me to understand English in a better way. Finally, I would like to expressmy sincere gratitude to my family members who are behind my development: Papa, Amma, Patti,Mama, Mami & Akka.
R. Rajesh Jeba Anbiah
1.2 Book Organization
Part I - ANSI C