systemtap on FC6?
sundaram at fedoraproject.org
Mon Nov 20 14:06:03 UTC 2006
Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> On Mon, 20 Nov 2006, Rahul Sundaram wrote:
>> Robert P. J. Day wrote:
>>> i want to play with systemtap on FC6, but the instructions
>>> you find starting here:
>>> just don't look right. they refer to needing the RPMs kernel-debuginfo
>>> and kernel-debuginfo-common, which don't appear to exist for a stock
>>> x86 system.
>>> am i misreading this? can someone clarify the actual steps involved?
>> You need to enable the appropriate debug repository in /etc/yum.repos.d.
> ah, of course. and i'm assuming that if i choose to build my own
> kernel with kernel debugging enabled, i can do without those rpms.
Should work, yeah. If not, try the mailing list at
http://sources.redhat.com/ml/systemtap/. Note that the technology is
under rapid development so you might hit some rough spots.
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