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NAME    [Toc]    [Back]

     intro - introduction to kernel internals

DESCRIPTION    [Toc]    [Back]

     This section contains information related to the internal operation of
     the system kernel.  It describes function interfaces and variables of use
     to the systems and device driver programmer.

     In addition to the normal man page format, the kernel pages include an
     additional section:

     CODE REFERENCES  Contains the pathname(s) of the source file(s) which
                      contain the definition and/or source code of the variables
 or functions being documented.

HISTORY    [Toc]    [Back]

     The NetBSD kernel internals section first appeared in NetBSD 1.2.

BSD                              May 21, 1997                              BSD
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