Go packages for low-level interaction with the operating system

Clone this repo:
  1. fde4db3 unix/linux: update Dockerfile to glibc 2.30 by Tobias Klauser · 10 days ago master release-branch.go1.13
  2. 4e8604a unix: disable ptrace on iOS by Elias Naur · 10 weeks ago
  3. 9eafafc unix: fix epoll_event padding on riscv64 by Tonis Tiigi · 10 days ago
  4. 51ab0e2 windows: add support for automatic delayed start in windows service by utkarsh-extc · 3 weeks ago
  5. cbf593c unix: remove nacl build tag from dirent code by smasher164 · 3 weeks ago


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.