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How do I get the argv[] if I know the process id?

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I have process id, how do I get the argv[] of that process?
I didn't create that process and I don't know anything about it?
I'm usin C/C++.
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try reading /proc/<pid>/cmdline
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if your OS does not support /proc filesystem, check if it has kvm_*() procedures (like on Solaris)
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