Some information about tools we’re using in this course.
These tools are common to all sorts of Unix-facing software development, not just security work.
Students have previously asked for access to lab and tutorial materials that I prepared for an earlier course (ECE 3400 / ENGI 3891), to help refresh their memories about some of these practical tools. Just in case they’re helpful, you can find my old lab handouts here:
- Lab 0: version control
Subversion, so maybe not super-relevant for us
- Lab 1: compiler workflow
- Lab 2: pointers
Exploring (parts of) the stack, heap, etc. (though in far less detail than we’ve been doing in this course)
- Lab 3: debugging
Some (very) elementary use of