FUNCTION::KERNEL_SHO(3stString and data retrieving FUNCTION::KERNEL_SHO(3stap)

NAME function::kernel_short - Retrieves a short value stored in kernel memory

SYNOPSIS kernel_short:long(addr:long)

ARGUMENTS addr The kernel address to retrieve the short from

DESCRIPTION Returns the short value from a given kernel memory address. Reports an error when reading from the given address fails.

SystemTap Tapset Reference October 2012 FUNCTION::KERNEL_SHO(3stap)