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From: Arjan van de Ven <arjan@infradead.org>
To: Stephen Torri <storri@torri.org>
Cc: Linux Kernel <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
Subject: Re: Obtaining a list of memory address ranges allocated to processes
Date: Thu, 07 Dec 2006 08:10:26 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <1165475426.3233.476.camel@laptopd505.fenrus.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1165449386.13079.30.camel@base.torri.org>

On Wed, 2006-12-06 at 17:56 -0600, Stephen Torri wrote:
> I am trying to create a custom ELF and Windows PE loader for the purpose
> of security research. I am having a difficult time finding how to
> allocate memory for a binary at the desired address in memory
> (especially if its non-relocatable). I would like to see why I cannot
> get memory allocated at the exact address request in the binary headers.
> Is there a program or system call that allows me to see a list of memory
> address ranges allocated to the running processes on a system?

Hi,

check the /proc/<pid>/maps and /proc/<pid>/smaps files... they have
exactly what you need

Greetings,
   Arjan van de Ven


      parent reply	other threads:[~2006-12-07  7:10 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2006-12-06 23:56 Stephen Torri
2006-12-07  0:36 ` Remi Colinet
2006-12-07  7:10 ` Arjan van de Ven [this message]

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