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Package: prctl (1.5-1) [universe]

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Please consider filing a bug or asking a question via Launchpad before contacting the maintainer directly.

Original Maintainer (usually from Debian):

  • Khalid Aziz

It should generally not be necessary for users to contact the original maintainer.

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Process control operations

prctl is a tool to query and modify process behavior. Supported process behavior is handling of unaligned memory access and handling of floating point software assist faults. The required syscalls are currently only available on Itanium Processor Family (ia64), HP PA-RISC (hppa) and alpha (>=2.6.15) kernels in Debian.

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  • dep: libc6 (>= 2.4-1)
    Embedded GNU C Library: Shared libraries
    also a virtual package provided by libc6-udeb

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Architecture Package Size Installed Size Files
amd64 7.8 kB64.0 kB [list of files]
i386 7.4 kB60.0 kB [list of files]