GSOC'18 project description

Chris Johns chrisj at
Tue May 1 03:38:38 UTC 2018

On 30/04/2018 20:05, Sebastian Huber wrote:
>> 3) Investigate the importance of live tracing functionality and addition of
>> kernel level tracing. I will design both possibilities and decide which one to
>> work on by the end of phase 1 of my evaluation.
> I work currently on a new low level infrastructure to support gathering of
> thread (create, delete, terminate, switch) and interrupt (entry, exit) events.
> Similar to the capture engine, but with less overhead.

Why not improve the existing code?

Does this create a new interface and management structure?
Do you have the requirements for this design documented anywhere?


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