Go packages for low-level interaction with the operating system

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  1. 5059a07 unix: implement Ptrace{Set,Get}Regs using PTRACE_{GET,SET}REGSET for Linux by Guoqi Chen · 4 days ago master
  2. 304f187 unix: replace use of strcpy in mkerrors.sh by Josh Rickmar · 4 days ago
  3. 81c8a6c unix: add Getresuid and Getresgid for OpenBSD by Alvar Penning · 6 days ago
  4. ff98eae unix: remove absolute path of pwd from mkall.sh by Alvar Penning · 6 days ago
  5. b52f544 unix: add Getresuid, Getresgid for linux by Mateusz Poliwczak · 11 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.