function::kernel_pointer.3stap man page

function::kernel_pointer — Retrieves a pointer value stored in kernel memory

Synopsis

kernel_pointer:long(addr:long)

Arguments

addr

The kernel address to retrieve the pointer from

Description

Returns the pointer value from a given kernel memory address. Reports an error when reading from the given address fails.

See Also0

tapset::conversions(3stap)

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