how to add file to /proc
hatem gamal elzanaty
hatem at softpro.bz
Sat Jun 4 23:35:31 MDT 2011
Byron Clark wrote:
> On 06/05/11 at 04:41am, hatem gamal elzanaty wrote:
>> i have a problem to add a file to /proc does there is a simple way or
>> even a how to program syntax to do so the system reject to enter the
>> file i need to enter into the /proc file can any one tell me how to do
>> it or direct me to a how to a free method that is simple and accurate
> Creating a file in /proc is going to require a kernel module or a
> patched kernel. Chapter four of _Linux Device Drivers_ describes
> how to create a file in /proc.
> That said, it's no longer considered good form to add anything to /proc.
> The new home for this information is the /sys filesystem or debugfs.
> LWN has a quick guide for using debugfs.
>  https://lwn.net/images/pdf/LDD3/ch04.pdf
>  https://lwn.net/Kernel/LDD3/
>  https://lwn.net/Articles/334546/
thanks for your reply but i have no straight forward how to in steps or
in how to compile or run that is why i'm warring of carshing the system
in the link below
i get those errors and i don't konw what is the cause here is how i compile
gcc -g -o proc.bin proc.c
mv -f ./proc.bin $objf
am i suppose to change the header files for that to work can you help in
that thanks in advance
the error message is attached
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