Archive for March, 2005

Beautiful S10/RHEL drag race

Network World Fusion has an article comparing Solaris 10 to Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.0 (the self-proclaimed Solaris killer. The sweetest part of this article is the graph showing relative performance numbers. Solaris gets beat in 32-bit mode, but edges out Linux in 64-bit mode on identical hardware. AND, we’ve got a bunch more x86-64 [...]

Posted on March 2, 2005 at 10:40 am by ahl · Permalink · Comments Closed
In: OpenSolaris

pid provider exposed

In the kernel group, we occasionally give presentations on interesting work we’ve been doing. Last week, I gave a talk on the implementation the DTrace pid provider, and — in the spirit of community that the OpenSolaris project has engendered — I’m posting it on my blog: click to go to the presentation In this [...]

Posted on March 1, 2005 at 12:45 pm by ahl · Permalink · 4 Comments
In: DTrace