Re: Logical IO

From: Yong Huang <>
Date: Thu, 19 Nov 2009 09:50:13 -0800 (PST)
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> that the only way to find the current mode read is either use
> event 10046 (when the blocks are not already cached) or check
> x$bh for increase in touch count (class 4 for segment header,
> verify with file and block number). There's no event to trace
> CU read.

I posted that before I read Fuyuncat's posting at

It looks like setting _trace_pin_time to non-zero unambiguously pinpoints the buffers read in current mode. Excellent!

BTW, for the benefit of others, the meanings of some of the logical I/O functions Fuyuncat used are explained at

Yong Huang       

Received on Thu Nov 19 2009 - 11:50:13 CST

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