Subject: Re: gcore! Where'd it go? ...and docs for procfs?
To: Greywolf <>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/14/2000 01:01:57
On Sun, Feb 13, 2000 at 02:22:15PM -0800, Greywolf wrote:
> I haven't had call to use gcore for over twelve years now.
> Imagine my surprise when I found that NetBSD does not have such a program
> in its core tree!

It's not too surprising.  The 4.4BSD gcore knew about things like VAX
pagetables (and nothing else).

I meant to move it into a syscall, but it was harder than I thought and
then I got distracted.  I think pk meant to do something about it at
one point, too.

What do you need gcore for that you can't do with an attachable