Archive for September, 2006

DTrace is a web developer’s best friend

I have this friend who might be most accurately described as a web developer. When DTrace was able to observe php he was interested. Me: “I should give you a demo some time.” Him: “Absolutely…” When DTrace ticked Ruby off its list, he was more enthusiastic. Him: “Cool! I loves me the Ruby!” Me: “Let [...]





Posted on September 22, 2006 at 9:42 am by ahl · Permalink · 2 Comments
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DTrace user number one

Some people think DTrace was built for developers; others think it was for system administrators; some even think it was a tool designed just for Solaris kernel hackers but was so useful we decided to unleash it on the world. All wrong. The user we always had in mind was Solaris user extraordinaire Jarod Jenson. DTrace [...]





Posted on September 13, 2006 at 10:30 pm by ahl · Permalink · 3 Comments
In: DTrace