SOTRUSSSection: User Commands (1)
Updated: May 2014
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NAMEsotruss - trace shared library calls through PLT
SYNOPSISsotruss [,OPTION/...] [,--/] ,EXECUTABLE /[,EXECUTABLE-OPTION/...]
DESCRIPTIONsotruss is a small wrapper around ld.so that runs the specified executable until it exits. It intercepts and produce a trace of the dynamic library calls which are called by the executed process via the Procedure Linkage Table (PLT). It outputs the caller, the calle and the parameters as each call is executed.
- -F, --from FROMLIST
- Trace calls from objects on FROMLIST.
- -T, --to TOLIST
- Trace calls to objects on TOLIST.
- -e, --exit
- Also show exits from the function calls.
- -f, --follow
- Trace child processes as they are created by currently traced processes as a result of the fork(2) system call.
- -o, --output FILENAME
- Write output to FILENAME (or FILENAME. in case -f is also used) instead of standard error.
- -?, --help
- Give this help list
- Give a short usage message
- Print program version
AUTHORWritten by Ulrich Drepper.
COPYRIGHTCopyright © 2013 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
This is free software; see the source for copying conditions. There is NO warranty; not even for MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
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