Subject: Re: Symbol lookups.
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bill Studenmund <email@example.com>
Date: 05/07/2003 17:13:32
On Wed, 7 May 2003 firstname.lastname@example.org wrote:
> This shows that it is quite a gain in speed on some archs :-)
> As a result of this, I think there may be a reason to remove the
> kvm database alltogether, especially because it would need a bunch
> of extra massage anyway to update it if modules are loaded/unloaded;
> and fall back to the old "nlist" way of retreiving kernel symbols
> if /dev/ksyms is not in the kernel?
Just to be clear, the nlist method would work with core files?