svn commit: r198612 - stable/8/share/man/man5

Konstantin Belousov kib at
Thu Oct 29 16:21:53 UTC 2009

Author: kib
Date: Thu Oct 29 16:21:52 2009
New Revision: 198612

  MFC r197429:
  Document osrel node for procfs.

  stable/8/share/man/man5/   (props changed)

Modified: stable/8/share/man/man5/procfs.5
--- stable/8/share/man/man5/procfs.5	Thu Oct 29 16:19:58 2009	(r198611)
+++ stable/8/share/man/man5/procfs.5	Thu Oct 29 16:21:52 2009	(r198612)
@@ -2,7 +2,7 @@
 .\" Written by Garrett Wollman
 .\" This file is in the public domain.
-.Dd July 9, 2009
+.Dd September 22, 2009
@@ -117,6 +117,12 @@ Not implemented.
 .It Pa notepg
 Used for sending signal to the process group.
 Not implemented.
+.It Pa osrel
+Allows read and write of the kernel osrel value assigned to the process.
+It affects the compatibility shims that are turned on and off
+depending on the value.
+Initial process value is read from the ABI note tag in the executed ELF image,
+and is zero if the tag not supported by binary format or was not found.
 .It Pa regs
 Allows read and write access to the process' register set.
 This file contains a binary data structure
@@ -237,6 +243,8 @@ the complete virtual address space of th
 used for signaling the process
 .It Pa /proc/curproc/notepg
 used for signaling the process group
+.It Pa /proc/curproc/osrel
+the process osrel value
 .It Pa /proc/curproc/regs
 the process register set
 .It Pa /proc/curproc/rlimit

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