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

NAME function::user_ulong - Retrieves an unsigned long value stored in user space

SYNOPSIS user_ulong:long(addr:long)

ARGUMENTS addr the user space address to retrieve the unsigned long from

DESCRIPTION Returns the unsigned long value from a given user space address. Returns zero when user space data is not accessible. Note that the size of the unsigned long depends on the architecture of the current user space task (for those architectures that support both 64/32 bit compat tasks).

SEE ALSO tapset::uconversions(3stap)

SystemTap Tapset Reference December 2016 FUNCTION::USER_ULONG(3stap)