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strategy

Specify processes and/or children for instrumentation during Survey analysis.

Syntax

--strategy
=
<string>
Arguments
<string>
is a comma-separated list (no spaces) in the format
[process1 | child1:]profiling mode
.
Available profiling modes include the following:
Argument
Description
trace:trace
Instrument process and all children.
trace:notrace
Instrument process but not children.
notrace:trace
Instrument children but not process.
notrace:notrace
Do not instrument process or children.
Default
Instrument all processes and children (strategy=trace:trace)
Actions Modified
collect
=survey
Process_A starts several processes:
Root >    Process_A >       Child_of_A_1       Child_of_A_2    Process_B >       Child_of_B
Run a Survey analysis. Instrument Child_of_A_2 and all children of Process_B.
$ advisor --collect=survey --strategy=Root:notrace:notrace,Child_of_A_2:trace:notrace,Process_B:notrace:trace

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