kernel newb -- read/write to a local file from in kernel

Jeb Campbell jebc at
Sun Sep 4 23:55:16 PDT 2005

Poul-Henning Kamp wrote:
> In the spirit of education I won't tell you "how to" but only "where
> to look":  ktrace, coredumps and accounting all writes to files
> from the kernel.

Wow -- don't I feel stupid.

After 2 days of searching, I couldn't see the forest for the trees.
(and 4 hours of sleep doesn't help)

Thanks you for your time on this question and for all your other work on 


(cc'ing the list for a record of my stupidity)

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