A detailed description of strace and its features is beyond the scope of this book. For more information, see the resources listed below.
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-4 'man strace'
Chapter 9, ltrace
provides information on how to trace program library calls using the ltrace
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.