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From: Steven Rostedt <>
Cc: Steven Rostedt <>
Subject: [PATCH 0/3] libtracefs: Facilitate adding and removing kprobes
Date: Tue, 29 Jun 2021 16:53:23 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)

Add a tracefs_kprobe_raw() to facilitate adding kprobe events. It's
denoted as "raw" because it still requires knowing the complex format of
a kprobe, but at least it helps with other formats:

 p:[[system/]event] addr fmt

The user only needs to know the "fmt" part above, and not worry about
what file to open, or how to open it.

Also add a tracefs_kprobe_clear() to clear all kprobes and a
tracefs_kprobe_clear_probe() to clear an individual kprobe. Both have a
"force" parameter, that if set, will then try to disable the kprobe in
all instances (including the top) and then remove the kprobe(s).

(Man pages coming after this).

Steven Rostedt (VMware) (3):
  libtracefs: Implement tracefs_kprobe_raw()
  libtracefs: Implement tracefs_kprobe_clear() to remove all kprobes
  libtracefs: Implement tracefs_kprobe_clear_probe()

 include/tracefs.h     |   5 +
 src/Makefile          |   1 +
 src/tracefs-kprobes.c | 242 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
 3 files changed, 248 insertions(+)
 create mode 100644 src/tracefs-kprobes.c


             reply	other threads:[~2021-06-29 20:53 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 4+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-06-29 20:53 Steven Rostedt [this message]
2021-06-29 20:53 ` [PATCH 1/3] libtracefs: Implement tracefs_kprobe_raw() Steven Rostedt
2021-06-29 20:53 ` [PATCH 2/3] libtracefs: Implement tracefs_kprobe_clear() to remove all kprobes Steven Rostedt
2021-06-29 20:53 ` [PATCH 3/3] libtracefs: Implement tracefs_kprobe_clear_probe() Steven Rostedt

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