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call_usermodehelper - start a usermode application
pathname for the application
null-terminated argument list
null-terminated environment list
Runs a user-space application. The application is started asynchronously. It
runs as a child of keventd. It runs with full root capabilities. keventd silently
reaps the child when it exits.
Must be called from process context. Returns zero on success, else a negative
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