what is linux-gate.so

Dave Jones davej at redhat.com
Wed Dec 14 17:36:17 UTC 2005

On Wed, Dec 14, 2005 at 12:35:01PM -0500, Gavin Li wrote:

 > When I do ldd a.out, it depends linux-gate.so.1, what is it? I can't find it
 > in my whole system.

It's the vdso where vsyscalls live.  The kernel provides it.


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