[nycbug-talk] fave BSD tips/tricks?

Sahil Tandon sahil at tandon.net
Tue Aug 25 21:29:49 EDT 2009

On Tue, 25 Aug 2009, Pete Wright wrote:

> i've recently found these dtrace scritps are available on my OSX 10.5
> systems that are *very* handy and will probably result in me porting
> them freebsd if they are not already there:
> iosnoop
> iotop
> iopattern
> iopending
> opensnoop

These are all part of the DTraceToolkit[1] and already available in FreeBSD

> man -k dtrace shows a bunch of other precooked scripts.

I prefer apropos(1). :-)

[1] http://www.opensolaris.org/os/community/dtrace/dtracetoolkit/
[2] http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/cvsweb.cgi/ports/sysutils/DTraceToolkit/

Sahil Tandon <sahil at tandon.net>

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