Subject: Re: what files are mapped?
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Andrew Cagney <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/20/2002 13:01:41
> On Sun, Jan 20, 2002 at 03:36:42PM +0100, email@example.com wrote:
>> On Sun, 20 Jan 2002, Emmanuel Dreyfus wrote:
>> > Is there any way, from userland to discover which files have been mapped
>> > in the current process memory, and where they have been mapped?
>> current process??
>> you should just record every mapping you do somewhere and then check it
> And if he happens to be writing a shared library that needs to know
> what the program using the library has mapped outside of library
Per MRG's comment, /proc.
For examples, see the recent changes related to ``(gdb)
generate-core-file <file>'' and ``(gdb) attach <pid>'' changes in
current GDB sources.