On Mon, Dec 27, 2004 at 05:27:44PM -0500, Andrew R. Reiter wrote:
> On Mon, 27 Dec 2004, John Baldwin wrote:
> :On Sunday 26 December 2004 07:54 pm, Kris Kennaway wrote:
> :> On Sun, Dec 26, 2004 at 10:52:24PM +0000, Robert Watson wrote:
> :> > rwatson 2004-12-26 22:52:24 UTC
> :> >
> :> > FreeBSD src repository
> :> >
> :> > Modified files:
> :> > sys/kern subr_witness.c
> :> > Log:
> :> > Add "show alllocks" command to DDB, which dumps a list of processes
> :> > and threads currently holding sleep mutexes (and spin mutexes for
> :> > curthread). This can be quite useful in looking for a lock condition
> :> > summary for a system, as it avoids manually iterating through threads
> :> > and processes to find all the interesting locks.
> :> >
> :> > NB: "alllocks" is up there with "lockedvnods" for a bad argument for
> :> > show.
> :> ITYM "allloks" or perhaps "alllockes" (conservation of vowels).
> :If you want a better name you could do 'show locks /a' instead. That is, add
> :support to 'show locks' for the /a option (see 'show ktr' for how you would
> :handle this by looking at 'modif').
> Seems like a good idea to me, John. My only -- very minor -- issue with
> that is using '/' as the flag delimiter. Not trying to be an asshole or
> anything, just seems to me that (unless there is some ddb options already
> there that use '/') using the forward slash is very cmd.exe-esque.
VAX VMS actually.
-- David (obrien@FreeBSD.org)