8.3. Additional Resources

A detailed description of strace and its features is beyond the scope of this book. For more information, see the resources listed below.

Installed Documentation

  • strace(1) — The manual page for the strace utility provides detailed information about its usage. To display the manual page for the version included in Red Hat Developer Toolset, type:
    scl enable devtoolset-3 'man strace'

See Also

  • Section B.6, “Changes in strace” provides a comprehensive list of features and improvements over the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6 version of strace and the version distributed in the 2.1 release of Red Hat Developer Toolset.
  • Chapter 1, Red Hat Developer Toolset provides an overview of Red Hat Developer Toolset and more information on how to install it on your system.
  • Chapter 9, ltrace provides information on how to trace program library calls using the ltrace tool.
  • Chapter 7, GNU Debugger (GDB) provides information on how to debug programs written in C, C++, and Fortran.
  • Chapter 10, memstomp documents how to use the memstomp utility to identify calls to library functions with overlapping memory regions that are not allowed by various standards.