truss status

Darren Reed darrenr at
Wed Oct 25 17:12:07 UTC 2006

On Mon, Jul 24, 2006 at 06:18:36PM +0930, Daniel O'Connor wrote:
> On Monday 24 July 2006 16:55, Peter Jeremy wrote:
> > On Mon, 2006-Jul-24 13:36:19 +0930, Daniel O'Connor wrote:
> > >Ktrace is almost useless "out of the box" because for any non-trivial
> > >operation you run out of requests.
> >
> > Some changes were made to improve this and this problem has mostly
> > gone away.
> Ahh nice!
> On a related note, do you think it would be possible to allow ktrace to use 
> pipes?

Have a look at NetBSD, it has something like this...although it is not
without issues as ktrace doesn't stop the program to prevent missing
events due to the buffer not being drained quickly enough.


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