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Old 10-05-2004, 06:28 PM   #1
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What is the format of /proc/kallsyms ?


What is the format of /proc/kallsyms ?
 
Old 10-05-2004, 07:14 PM   #2
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Just wondering, why do you care?

And it should be roughly the same as objdump
 
Old 10-05-2004, 07:36 PM   #3
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Just wondering, why do you care?

And it should be roughly the same as objdump
Right now what I am looking for is list od all mounted partitions. I don't want to count on /etc/mtab or other file. I want to extract info from kernel.

WhyI want to see kallsyms format:
1) Which functions are exported from kernel and I maybe I will them from module.
2) General interest - file is there what meaning does it have.
3) Maybe I can get a pointer to unexported function this way. This might prove usefull as I need to get a list of all mounted partitions stored in super_blocks which is unexported but there is a memory location shown in /proc/kallsyms.
 
Old 01-27-2006, 06:54 PM   #4
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Maybe "man nm" gives some hints about the character representing the object type in cat /proc/kallsyms
 
  


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