A large amount of detailed documentation is available for users and developers.
- Haiku User Guide (work in progress)
- Haiku Welcome Page
- Booting Haiku
- Installing Haiku
- Updating Haiku
- Virtualizing Haiku
BeBook and Be Newsletters
These are legacy BeOS documents released as reference material for those who want to familiarize themselves with the BeAPI and Haiku programming in general. Both the BeBook and the BeNewsletters are released under permission from ACCESS Co., the current owners of all the BeOS intellectual property.
- Practical File System Design with the Be File System, by Dominic Giampaolo
- Programming the Be Operating System, by Dan Parks Sydow (written against the older BeOS API circa R3/R4)
- The Art of BeOS Programming, by Shin-ya Koga (in Japanese)
- BeOS: Porting UNIX Applications, by MC Brown
- Writing Video Card Drivers in BeOS, by Rudolf Cornelissen
- Master thesis on the WLAN stack, by Colin Günter (plus a diagram of Haiku’s network init)
The Haiku community has contributed a large number of detailed articles over the years, be sure to check them out!.