COPY_REGSET_FROM_USE(9) Machine State COPY_REGSET_FROM_USE(9)

NAME copy_regset_from_user - store into thread´s user_regset data from user memory

SYNOPSIS int copy_regset_from_user(struct task_struct * target, const struct user_regset_view * view, unsigned int setno, unsigned int offset, unsigned int size, const void __user * data);

ARGUMENTS target thread to be examined

view

struct user_regset_view describing user thread machine state

setno index in view->regsets

offset offset into the regset data, in bytes

size amount of data to copy, in bytes

data user-mode pointer to copy from

Kernel Hackers Manual 2.6. November 2013 COPY_REGSET_FROM_USE(9)