Commands by adminzim (2)

  • This command uses the debugger to attach to a running process, and reassign a filehandle to a file. The two commands executed in gdb are p close(1) which closes STDOUT and p creat("/tmp/filename",0600) which creates a file and opens it for output. Since file handles are assigned sequentially, this command opens the file in place of STDOUT and once the process continues, new output to STDOUT will instead be written to our capture file. Show Sample Output


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    yes 'Y'|gdb -ex 'p close(1)' -ex 'p creat("/tmp/output.txt",0600)' -ex 'q' -p pid
    adminzim · 2009-02-20 17:36:57 4

  • 53
    vim scp://[email protected]//path/to/somefile
    adminzim · 2009-02-18 15:09:53 2

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