Bug#321784: RFP: bootchart -- Bootchart is a tool for performance analysis and visualization of the GNU/Linux boot process.
* Package name : bootchart
Version : x.y.z
Upstream Author : Ziga Mahkovec <firstname.lastname@example.org>
* URL : http://www.bootchart.org/
* License : GPL
Description : Bootchart is a tool for performance analysis and visualization of the GNU/Linux boot process.
Bootchart is a tool for performance analysis and visualization of the
GNU/Linux boot process. Resource utilization and process information are
collected during the boot process and are later rendered in a PNG, SVG or
EPS encoded chart.
Bootchart provides a shell script to be run by the kernel in the init phase.
The script will run in background and collect process information, CPU
statistics and disk usage statistics from the /proc file system. The
performance data are stored in memory and are written to disk once the boot
The boot log file is later processed using a Java application (or the web
form) which builds the process tree and renders a performance chart in
-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
APT prefers unstable
APT policy: (900, 'unstable'), (800, 'experimental'), (99, 'hoary-updates'), (99, 'hoary'), (99, 'breezy-updates'), (99, 'breezy')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.12-nitro5
Locale: LANG=hr_HR.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)