The DTrace workshop in Mozilla HQ
By pengyang on Aug 30, 2007
Following is the ageda for the workshop:
August 30th - Thursday afternoon after the lunch, presentation to wider audience on DTrace.
\* DTrace Intro. Look at general Firefox issues such as startup time, what I/O is it doing, what files, what read access patterns and so on.
\* DTrace framework. Discuss general issues around the probe framework. Concerns raised already on cross-platform issues, maintainability and support on Mac.
August 31st - in depth 1 day work shop with Mozilla developers to look at specific performance concerns and get answers using the probes.
If you're interested in the topics above and close to the Mozilla office, welcome to join us. If you're interested in using DTrace on Solaris, you could try the vmware images here.
BTW, the video will be put online. Please stay tune.