Little note on psmisc

M.Canales.es macana at macana-es.com
Thu May 10 12:39:24 PDT 2007


El Jueves, 10 de Mayo de 2007 21:11, Bruce Dubbs escribió:

> Looking at the source and then running `genl -help` I get
>
> $ ./genl -help
> Usage: genl [ OPTIONS ] OBJECT | help }
> where  OBJECT := { ctrl etc }
>        OPTIONS := { -s[tatistics] | -d[etails] | -r[aw] }
>
> But I have no idea what that means.

After looking also at include/linux/genetlink.h, looks like genl is a tool for 
monitoring "generic netlink linux sockets" (what is that??), similar to what 
"ip monitor" do for devices, addresses, and routes.

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