Go packages for low-level interaction with the operating system

Clone this repo:
  1. f1c623a unix: add EthtoolDrvinfo and IoctlGetEthtoolDrvinfo on linux by Tobias Klauser · 4 days ago master
  2. 46babdb unix: add flags to SockaddrVM by Tobias Klauser · 3 days ago
  3. 5e06dd2 windows: ensure SECURITY_DESCRIPTOR allocation is large enough by Jason A. Donenfeld · 10 days ago
  4. 7001323 windows: allocate SECURITY_DESCRIPTOR with uintptr alignment by Jason A. Donenfeld · 11 days ago
  5. 43e1dd7 unix: add ICMP6_FILTER on solaris by Tobias Klauser · 13 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.

Report Issues / Send Patches

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.