DTrace for FreeBSD - status
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Thu Jan 24 09:39:03 PST 2008
On Thursday 24 January 2008 01:50:33 John Birrell wrote:
> On Wed, 23 Jan 2008 14:05:23 -0600, Andrew Gallatin
> <gallatin at cs.duke.edu>
> > 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.
> As of today, the port passes 752 of Sun's DTrace tests.
> FreeBSD developers with p4 access can build //depot/projects/dtrace/src
> and get an up-to-date CURRENT with DTrace built in. "make universe"
> works for all arches. The kernel modules are limited to amd64 and i386
> at the moment.
> John Birrell
You are the MAN. Thanks John for your work and Cisco for sponsoring it.
- Best regards, Nikolay Pavlov. <<<-----------------------------------
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