gatord command-line options
When you start
gatord from the command line, you can pass various options to it, including options that define the location of the gator.ko module and the configurable xml files it uses to define the parameters of the capture session.
You can use the following options with
Allows users to run a command on the target during profiling. The command is specified in the Capture & Analysis Options dialog.
If you use this option, an unauthenticated user will be able to run arbitrary commands on the target using Streamline.
Sets the location of the configuration.xml file that defines the capture options. Include the directory location and the file name. This option is useful when the directory containing
gatordis not writable.
Specifies the location of the events.xml file to use with
gatord. events.xml defines all of the counters that Streamline collects during the capture session. Include the directory location and the file name.
Specifies the location of an XML file that defines one or more event counters to append to the events.xml file. This option allows you to add new events to gator without having to rebuild
gatordor to entirely replace events.xml.
The XML file must include the XML header and elements shown in the following example:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <events> <category name="Filesystem"> <event counter="filesystem_loginuid" path="/proc/self/loginuid" title="loginuid" name="loginuid" class="absolute" description="loginuid"/> </category> </events>
Lists all of the available
If gator.ko is located in a different directory to
gatord, this option defines its location.
Sets the port number that
gatorduses to communicate with the host.
Defines the location of the session.xml file. Include the directory location and the file name. This option is most useful when performing a local capture.
When performing a local capture, defines the location of the resulting APC directory.
Displays version information for