Subject: Re: Adding /proc/swaps to linux compat code
To: Arnaud Lacombe <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/01/2007 11:32:31
On Wed, 31 Jan 2007, Arnaud Lacombe wrote:
> I've just updated the "FILES" section. It seems that /proc/emul, (i386 
> specific) /proc/xmmregs and /dev/fd/ are not documented. I prefer to leave 
> the write of the paragraph to those who added the files (ie. I really have no 
> idea of what xmmregs can contain, some SSE data at first sight).

see fd(4) for /dev/fd, and for xmmregs a tiny bit of digging shows that 
the file exports the x86 XMM registers (standard FP + SSE/SSE2). (the 
unknown person who added this can always add more later, if they 

  - Hubert