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How do I implement a wrapper script pstrace in bash that changees the interface of

[sudo] strace -c -p [PID]

to

[sudo] pstrace -c -p [PROCESS-NAME]

similar to how

killall [PROCESS-NAME]

is used. With completion and everything.

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killall tabing is handled with bash-completion package at lease on ubuntu. You can see the script at

/etc/bash_completion.d/procps

You'd have to either find a script to drop in that directory or write your own. But for strace the -p is for a pid so not sure how well bash-completion would work.

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