architecture-dependent system call
Standard C Library (libc, -lc)
() system call performs the
architecture-dependent function specified by
with the arguments specified by the
argument is a pointer to a structure
defining the actual arguments of the function. Symbolic constants and argument
structures for the architecture-dependent functions can be found in the header
() system call should never be
called directly by user programs. Instead, they should access its functions
using the architecture-dependent library.
See the manual pages for specific architecture-dependent system calls for
information about their return values.
This manual page was taken from NetBSD