Subject: Re: Intercepting system calls
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Girish Wadhwani <email@example.com>
Date: 04/24/2002 15:51:05
Linux allows the interception of system calls through the ptrace system call. NetBSD doesn't have that option in ptrace.
Re: There is a tool in linux, 'strace' which allows one to
Re: trace system calls. I've used it on rare occasions, when
Re: I though some particular system call was causing a
Re: kernel panic.
Re: From the linux man page, it is derived from
Re: a tool that was originally written for SunOS, of some ancient
Re: I presumed there was something similar for NetBSD until
Re: the poster asked...
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