Getting started with kernel sources [Was: No subject]
daniel.baluta at gmail.com
Thu Jun 16 07:48:27 EDT 2011
On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 2:41 PM, Venkateswarlu P
<p.venkatesh551 at gmail.com> wrote:
> how to understand the kernerl source files in a simple way
> what header files i have to understand first
> for example to understand do_fork() function for process
> creation which is defined in kernel/fork.c
There's no shortcuts. :)
Use dump_stack() in various places and check
what functions are called.
Also use lxr () for code browsing.
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