Accessing syscalls from C

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    It is quite possible that the file you are looking for is part of the C-library, rather than the kernel source code. I don't know where you should ask, really.

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    But can the c-lib put features into unistd.h? Isn't that part of the kernel?

    I'm really starting to get ........ed of by Ubuntu...

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    Arr.. call upon the chant `apropos syscall` to discover what wiley creatures lie beneath the C...



    Arr.

    edit: It's not what you were asking. Just ignore me.
    Last edited by robwhit; 09-19-2007 at 03:31 PM.

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