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0b5538c3 03/07/2011 05:34 pm Stefan Hajnoczi

simpletrace: Thread-safe tracing

Trace events outside the global mutex cannot be used with the simple
trace backend since it is not thread-safe. There is no check to prevent
them being enabled so people sometimes learn this the hard way.

This patch restructures the simple trace backend with a ring buffer...

b48c20f7 03/06/2011 08:11 pm Stefan Hajnoczi

docs: Update stderr and simple backend, add systemtap backend

The following additions to the tracing documentation are included:

1. Move "stderr" backend documentation to top-level and out of "simple"
backend. Include hints on when this backend is useful....

466b5864 02/02/2011 12:50 am Gleb Natapov

Add boot index documentation.

Signed-off-by: Gleb Natapov <>
Signed-off-by: Anthony Liguori <>

320fba2a 01/30/2011 12:52 am Fabien Chouteau

New trace-event backend: stderr

This backend sends trace events to standard error output during the emulation.

Also add a "--list-backends" option to tracetool, so configure script can
display the list of available backends.

Signed-off-by: Fabien Chouteau <>...

a5c062ed 01/24/2011 10:39 pm Stefan Hajnoczi

docs: Document scsi-disk and usb-storage removable parameter

Signed-off-by: Stefan Hajnoczi <>
Signed-off-by: Kevin Wolf <>

9c046d96 01/17/2011 05:29 pm Marcelo Tosatti

document QEMU<->ACPIBIOS PCI hotplug interface

Document how QEMU communicates with ACPI BIOS for PCI hotplug.

Signed-off-by: Marcelo Tosatti <>
Signed-off-by: Michael S. Tsirkin <>

65d6dcbd 01/10/2011 02:44 pm Stefan Hajnoczi

docs: Document virtio PCI -device ioeventfd=on|off

Signed-off-by: Stefan Hajnoczi <>

e59d688a 12/17/2010 06:05 pm Stefan Hajnoczi

docs: Fix missing carets in QED specification

For some reason the carets ('^') in the QED specification disappeared.
This patch puts them back.

Signed-off-by: Stefan Hajnoczi <>
Signed-off-by: Kevin Wolf <>

71af014f 12/17/2010 05:11 pm Stefan Hajnoczi

docs: Add QED image format specification

Signed-off-by: Stefan Hajnoczi <>
Signed-off-by: Kevin Wolf <>

cf85cf8e 10/20/2010 07:41 pm Stefan Hajnoczi

trace: Format strings must begin/end with double quotes

Document the restriction that format strings must begin and end with
double quotes. This is for easy parsing since we don't run cpp over

Signed-off-by: Stefan Hajnoczi <>...

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