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

NAME function::kernel_char - Retrieves a char value stored in kernel memory

SYNOPSIS kernel_char:long(addr:long)

ARGUMENTS addr The kernel address to retrieve the char from

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

SystemTap Tapset Reference April 2011 FUNCTION::KERNEL_CHA(3stap)