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TPROF - CPU USAGE OF TID RELATIVE TO PID/ OR PROCESS NAME WITH '-z' FLAG

Tprof profiles give % usage of routines/threads relative to the entire system load. This makes it difficult to identify top CPU consuming PIDs/TIDs and routines as it corresponds to the PID or process name. This DCR is opened to add a column for p...
about 9 years ago in AIX 3 Delivered

TPROF - TIMESTAMP LIMITED PROFILING OF TRACE DATA

If a very large trace file is collected, the only option for tprof profiling is to process the entire trace data files. This DCR is opened to add a feature to tprof that will allow the user to limit the profiling to a specified start and end time ...
about 9 years ago in AIX 3 Delivered

TPROF/GENSYMS - PROVIDE PROFILING SUPPORT FOR RELOCATED TEXT SEGMENTS

Currently tprof and gensyms do not provide information for text segments relocated using LDR_CTRL manipulations. This corresponds to processes allocated with HUGE_EXEC and cases where text code has been relocated to SEGMENT 2( as process private )...
about 9 years ago in AIX 3 Delivered

Provide shared segment description when using 'svmon -S'

When svmon is invoked with the -S flag( segment report ), some shared memory segments are not being given their specific descriptions. If a shared memory segment has more than one process attached, svmon reports the segment with a description of "...
about 9 years ago in AIX 3 Delivered

Increase performance of csum command

Starting with AIX 6.1, the performance of the csum command has dropped considerably, compared to AIX 5.3. AIX development support investigated and found that this was due to the csum command being modified to use libclic.a library functions. The a...
about 9 years ago in AIX 2 Delivered

CHANGE SECLDAPCLNTD CACHE SEARCH ALGORITHM FOR PERFORMANCE

Customer is having performance issues in LDAP with large groups. We have fixed a few defects, and had 1 remaining one open, defect 939690.However attempted fixes in that defect have not been approved by devt,and devt agreed to accept a DCR to impl...
about 9 years ago in AIX 4 Delivered

Enable LACP on backup channels of Etherchannel

Currently in the AIX 802.3ad Etherchannel driver, LACP packets are only sent down the channel that is active. The inactive channel does not process any received LACP packets or send any LACP packets outbound. Would like LACP packets to be processe...
over 9 years ago in AIX 3 Delivered