TracingSummit2012SystemTap

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Systemtap and new connections: dyninst, pcp, uprobes, David Smith and Josh Stone, Red Hat

Abstract

This presentation describes a range of new developments and collaborations in the systemtap project, from the recently upstreamed uprobes API to the upcoming pure-userspace mode based on Dyninst and the long term integration plans with the PCP monitoring framework.


Biography

Josh Stone and David Smith are software engineers at Red Hat, working in the performance tools group. They have long been contributors to the SystemTap project, along with other tools for system monitoring and analysis.