On Wed, 2002-09-11 at 15:20, Wookey wrote: > Changing to a 2.4.18 kernel makes strace work fine (thanx for the clue). Is > strace 2.4/2.2 kernel specific? e.g. it needs to be compiled with the > relevant kernel headers? No, strace doesn't have any dependency like that. There was a bug in 2.2 at one point that stopped it from working, though. p.