Archive for November, 2007

On Dreaming in Code

As I noted previously, I recently gave a Tech Talk at Google on DTrace. When I gave the talk, I was in the middle of reading Scott Rosenberg’s Dreaming in Code, and (for whatever poorly thought-out reason) I elected to use my dissatisfaction with the book as an entree into DTrace. I think that my [...]

Posted on November 11, 2007 at 11:56 pm by bmc · Permalink · 14 Comments
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DTrace on QNX!

There are moments in anyone’s life that seem mundane at the time, but become pivotal in retrospect: that chance meeting of your spouse, or the job you applied for on a lark, or the inspirational course that you just stumbled upon. For me, one of those moments was in late December, 1993. I was a [...]

Posted on November 8, 2007 at 10:19 am by bmc · Permalink · 2 Comments
In: Solaris