FUNCTION::CALLER(3stap) Context Functions FUNCTION::CALLER(3stap)

NAME function::caller - Return name and address of calling function

SYNOPSIS caller:string()

ARGUMENTS None

DESCRIPTION This function returns the address and name of the calling function. This is equivalent to calling: sprintf( s 0xx , symname(caller_addr, caller_addr)) Works only for return probes at this time.

SystemTap Tapset Reference October 2011 FUNCTION::CALLER(3stap)