In the simplest case strace runs the specified command until it exits. It intercepts and records the system calls which are called by a process and the signals which are received by a process. The name of each system call, its arguments and its return value are printed on standard error or to the file specified with the -o option.
Author: Wichert Akkerman <wakkerma [at] debian [dot] org>
Maintainer: Rene Rebe <rene [at] t2-project [dot] org>
Build time (on reference hardware): 10% (relative to binutils)2
Installed size (on reference hardware): 0.21 MB, 9 files
Installed files (on reference hardware): n.a.
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2) Compatible with Linux From Scratch's "Standard Build Unit" (SBU).