Go packages for low-level interaction with the operating system

Clone this repo:
  1. e8d321e windows: add command line escaping wrappers around EscapeArg and CommandLineToArgv by Jason A. Donenfeld · 2 days ago master
  2. b0526f3 cpu: set PPC64.IsPOWER8 for Power9 on aix by Tobias Klauser · 4 days ago
  3. 977fb72 windows: add //go:build line to empty.s by Tobias Klauser · 4 days ago
  4. a76c4d0 unix: take address in assembly for Darwin syscall wrappers by Cherry Mui · 7 days ago
  5. 30e306a unix: delete darwin/386 and darwin/arm code by Cherry Mui · 7 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.