Subject: Re: Intercepting system calls
To: John Clark <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 04/23/2002 08:47:23
On Mon, Apr 22, 2002 at 09:09:42PM -0700, John Clark wrote:

 > There is a tool in linux, 'strace' which allows one to
 > trace system calls. I've used it on rare occasions, when
 > I though some particular system call was causing a
 > kernel panic.

Yah, that's like ktrace(1) in NetBSD.  ktrace(1) also tracks namei,
and a few other things.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>