Go packages for low-level interaction with the operating system

Clone this repo:
  1. f75cf1e unix: provide Msghdr.SetIovlen on openbsd/mips64 by Joel Sing · 2 days ago master
  2. 87e55d7 unix: add RecvmsgBuffers and SendmsgBuffers by Ian Lance Taylor · 14 days ago
  3. 175b2fd unix: change Solaris Iovec.Base to *byte by Ian Lance Taylor · 14 days ago
  4. 4f61da8 unix: use ByteSliceToString in TestMountUnmount on zos by Tobias Klauser · 3 weeks ago
  5. ff8c426 unix: add support for TCP_CONNECTION_INFO on macOS by Will Hawkins · 3 weeks ago


Go Reference

This repository holds supplemental Go packages for low-level interactions with the operating system.


The easiest way to install is to run go get -u golang.org/x/sys. You can also manually git clone the repository to $GOPATH/src/golang.org/x/sys.

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This repository uses Gerrit for code changes. To learn how to submit changes to this repository, see https://golang.org/doc/contribute.html.

The main issue tracker for the sys repository is located at https://github.com/golang/go/issues. Prefix your issue with “x/sys:” in the subject line, so it is easy to find.