Kernel developers and experienced system adminstrators. The tutorial
assumes a good working knowledge of UNIX systems administration and
the C programming language. A knowledge of kernel internals will be
helpful, but is not essential. Depending on prior experience,
participants will learn to locate and either fix or report kernel
This tutorial will show debugging techniques on live systems. The
operating system for most of the tutorial will be FreeBSD, but it will
explain the (relatively small) differences in NetBSD and OpenBSD. The
course material, over 180 pages long, is a draft of a forthcoming book
on the subject.
This will be a half-day tutorial.
speaker: Greg Lehey
location: SITE F0126