netlink and go
2018-12-29, 11:50–11:55, Borg

Netlink is used to transfer information between the kernel and user-space. This talk will show, how this can be done with golang.


Instead of designing and implementing a difficult system for monitoring, we can ask the Linux kernel for certain information. This talk will give a short overview of the binary based protocol called netlink, which provides information of various Linux internal subsystems.

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