probe::kprocess.exec


Name

probe::kprocess.exec — Attempt to exec to a new program

Synopsis

kprocess.exec 

Values

filename
The path to the new executable
name
Name of the system call (execve) (SystemTap v2.5+)
args
The arguments to pass to the new executable, including the 0th arg (SystemTap v2.5+)
argstr
A string containing the filename followed by the arguments to pass, excluding 0th arg (SystemTap v2.5+)

Context

The caller of exec.

Description

Fires whenever a process attempts to exec to a new program. Aliased to the syscall.execve probe in SystemTap v2.5+.