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The Road ahead of Uprobes: Plans and features in pipeline, Srikar Dronamraju, IBM

Abstract

We now have a userspace space tracing infrastructure in mainline kernel in the form of Uprobes. However this infrastructure still needs features that can make it more robust and more useful.

This talk will highlight the top features that are requested. It will also discuss the approaches considered for adding these features.

Biography

Srikar Dronamraju works for Linux Technology Center, IBM India, Bangalore. His interests are in the area of tracing, schedulers and performance tuning.