Re: 2.4 Ready list - Kernel Hooks

From: Werner Almesberger (
Date: Tue Oct 22 2002 - 16:02:48 EST

Richard J Moore wrote:
> Kernel Hooks is also ready,

I'm a bit puzzled as to what those hooks accomplish. They look
like a less flexible but a little faster and more portable
variant of kprobes.

Is this what they are ? If yes, does it really make sense to
have two so similar mechanisms for tapping into execution flows
in the kernel ?

- Werner

 / Werner Almesberger, Buenos Aires, Argentina /
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