Go packages for low-level interaction with the operating system

Clone this repo:
  1. 360f961 unix: add API for fsconfig system call by Ilya Hanov · 5 months ago master
  2. 7ff74af unix: drop go version tags for unsupported versions by Tobias Klauser · 4 weeks ago
  3. 6b4eab5 unix: suppress ENOMEM errors from sysctl's implementing Uname(uname *Utsname) on FreeBSD due to truncated fields. by Yuval Pavel Zholkover · 3 weeks ago
  4. 2f2cc5d unix: update IFLA and NETKIT constants with Linux kernel 6.7 by Florian Lehner · 4 weeks ago
  5. 914b96c windows: support ill-formed UTF-16 in UTF16PtrToString by qmuntal · 4 weeks ago v0.17.0


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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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.