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

NAME function::pstrace - Chain of processes and pids back to init(1)

SYNOPSIS pstrace:string(task:long)

ARGUMENTS task Pointer to task struct of process

DESCRIPTION This function returns a string listing execname and pid for each process starting from task back to the process ancestor that init(1) spawned.

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