reading process memory
tofik at oxygen.az
Thu Jun 8 10:04:17 UTC 2006
James Riendeau wrote:
> I'm going to anticipate your next question, and say that if you're not
> the parent, you will have to "attach" to the process. How that's
> done? I don't know, probably through a system call to ptrace or
> writing to the procfs ctl directory. I'm speaking through erudite
> knowledge rather than any real experience working with procfs.
Continue reading this thread and you will see, that you are right. In
order to read/write process memory we need to use either ptrace(2)
system call or procfs.
Thanks for all useful thoughts!
More information about the freebsd-questions