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DTrace, FreeBSD 9.0, and Erlang

While working on the DTrace probes for the Erlang R15 release (which I’ve blogged about earlier this month), I discovered that the build recipe for FreeBSD 9.0 was broken.  Oh no, my favorite OS doesn’t work, sound the alarm! FreeBSD … Continue reading

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SystemTap and Erlang: a tutorial

As mentioned in my previous posting, DTrace and Erlang: a status report, it’s also possible to use Linux’s SystemTap to watch the inner workings of the Erlang virtual machine.  This is possible via a DTrace compatibility layer built in to SystemTap. In theory, any Linux … Continue reading

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