Writing USB Device Drivers

Greg Kroah-Hartman


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This documentation is based on an article published in Linux Journal Magazine, October 2001, Issue 90.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Linux USB Basics
3. Device operation
4. Isochronous Data
5. Conclusion
6. Resources