[src] cvs commit: src/include unistd.h src/lib/libc/sys readlink.2 src/sys/compat/freebsd32 syscalls.master src/sys/kern syscalls.master vfs_syscalls.c src/sys/sys syscallsubr.h

Daniel O'Connor doconnor at gsoft.com.au
Sun Feb 17 23:34:35 UTC 2008


On Sun, 17 Feb 2008, John Baldwin wrote:
> On Friday 15 February 2008 08:23:33 pm Daniel O'Connor wrote:
> > On Sat, 16 Feb 2008, John Baldwin wrote:
> > > > That's a pretty big advantage :)
> > > >
> > > > Also, ktrace can't write to a pipe which means you need to
> > > > run/process rather than 'stream'.
> > >
> > > kdump -l.
> >
> > Ahh nice!
> >
> > However, you still keep the file around which can be rather space
> > consuming :(
>
> Yes, but it also means you can do offline analysis later. :) 
> Tradeoffs either way.

Yes, but being able to specify stdout to ktrace would be really, really 
nice..

(No, there aren't any patches on this email :)

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