Re: create_proc_entry

Erik Mouw (J.A.K.Mouw@ITS.TUDelft.NL)
Mon, 10 Sep 2001 16:48:13 +0200

On Thu, Sep 06, 2001 at 01:51:53PM -0700, Raghava Raju wrote:
> I want to know about the the
> call "create_proc_entry". What exactly it does.
> Once created how does user make use of it. What are
> the interfaces to it for user to communicate with it.
> Any documents related to above things will be
> helpful.

It's all documented in the Procfs Guide:

- Run "make psdocs" in your kernel tree and you'll get the file
- Get the PDF version from


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