Subject: Re: how to use syscalls
To: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Brett Lymn <email@example.com>
Date: 06/26/2000 11:39:22
According to Manuel Bouyer:
>I don't know much about linux, but I suspect in NetBSD this is all
>hidden in libc.
Using syscall(2) may be what he is looking for. Wrapping the syscall
up into a lib function is the best way to do the job but just banging
on syscall can be a convenient way of checking the kernel code without
having to recompile libc.
Brett Lymn, Computer Systems Administrator, BAE SYSTEMS