DTrace for FreeBSD - status

Andrew Gallatin gallatin at cs.duke.edu
Wed Jan 23 17:28:46 PST 2008


John Birrell writes:
 > On Wed, 23 Jan 2008 14:05:23 -0600, Andrew Gallatin <gallatin at cs.duke.edu>
 > wrote:
 > > What is the status of Dtrace in FreeBSD? I thought the original port
 > > was permantly stalled due to licensing conflicts over CDDL, and
 > > that John was starting from scratch.
 > 
 > Cisco is currently funding the port of DTrace to FreeBSD part of their
 > move to FreeBSD.
 > 
 > I am probably a week away from putting up a set of diffs for the
 > initial integration into CURRENT. See:
 > <http://people.freebsd.org/~jb/reasons/reasons.html> for the list
 > of changes/reasons. That page is still a work in progress.

That's the best news I've heard all month!  Hurray!

Drew


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