[PATCH] Add infrastructure for gathering statistics on SMB
tprouty at samba.org
Thu Feb 5 19:23:54 GMT 2009
On Feb 5, 2009, at 8:50 AM, Todd Stecher wrote:
>> Another thing: Can you add a module that outputs information
>> similar to the existing profile/ code (not that I have used
>> that in years). If we get that, IMO we could dump the
>> existing stuff and replace it with something actually
>> supported and used. Ideally, this would use the perfmon
>> registry code.
> Seems like a legitimate approach - I hope this isn't a condition of
> patch approval, because I've been working 60 hours a week for a couple
> of months now, and I'm *still* behind... 2 simultaneous projects to
> complete + another that is supposed to start yesterday! Fortunately,
> its pretty cool cutting edge code.
I agree that adding a basic profiling module that implements the new
statistics API would be a great addition, but I also think it would be
good to get the plumbing in now. As Todd knows very well now, the
code in process.c has seen a lot of changes lately, so I would prefer
that we get Todd's work integrated, and add a new module as phase 2.
Unless there are any objection to the API, I can push it later today.
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