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NAME

pldd – display dynamic shared objects linked into a process

SYNOPSIS

pldd pid
pldd option

DESCRIPTION

The pldd command displays a list of the dynamic shared objects that are
linked into the process with the specified process ID. The list
includes the libraries that have been dynamically loaded using
dlopen.

OPTIONS

-?, –help
Display program help message.

–usage
Display a short usage message.

-V, –version
Display the program version.

VERSIONS
pldd is available since glibc 2.15.

CONFORMING TO
The pldd command is not specified by POSIX.1. Some other systems have
a similar command.

EXIT STATUS
On success, pldd exits with the status 0. If the specified process
does not exist, the user does not have permission to access its dynamic
shared object list, or no command-line arguments are supplied, pldd
exists with a status of 1. If given an invalid option, it exits with
the status 64.

EXAMPLE
$ echo $$ # Display PID of shell
1143
$ pldd $$ # Display DSOs linked into the shell
1143: /usr/bin/bash
linux-vdso.so.1
/lib64/libtinfo.so.5
/lib64/libdl.so.2
/lib64/libc.so.6
/lib64/ld-linux-x86-64.so.2
/lib64/libnss_files.so.2

NOTES
The command

lsof -p PID

also shows output that includes the dynamic shared objects that are
linked into a process.

SEE ALSO

ldd, lsof, dlopen, ld.so(8)

COLOPHON
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