Go packages for low-level interaction with the operating system

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  1. 90c8f94 unix: avoid converting non-pointers to unsafe.Pointer in PtraceIO by Bryan C. Mills · 17 hours ago master v0.5.0
  2. 4e121b1 unix: add missing address operator in initxattrdest by Bryan C. Mills · 17 hours ago
  3. 68f9dcb windows/debug/svc: buffer channel passed to signal.Notify by Bryan C. Mills · 19 hours ago
  4. 0e1262c unix: add ptrace(PT_DENY_ATTACH) wrapper for darwin by Tom Thorogood · 5 days ago
  5. 6938dae unix: add missing constants used with struct Timex on Linux by James Clark · 5 days 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.