Archive for February, 2006

DTrace at SCALE 4x

I gave a talk today at SCALE 4X describing how to use DTrace to understand Linux applications by using BrandZ. I admit I was a little leery about how a talk about a Solaris feature would go over at a Linux conference, but it was very well received. Here’s my slide deck: For more, check [...]





Posted on February 12, 2006 at 9:30 pm by ahl · Permalink · 2 Comments
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DTrace in ACM Queue

While usually a shameless self-promoter, Bryan has been conspicuously silent about his recent article in ACM Queue. It’s quite good, and goes beyond what has previously been written about DTrace in discussing its origins, the landscape of the problem, and some fundamental innovations embodied in DTrace — information that may have been too obscure in [...]





Posted on February 3, 2006 at 10:45 am by ahl · Permalink · Comments Closed
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