pidpersec.d(1m) USER COMMANDS pidpersec.d(1m)
pidpersec.d - print new PIDs per sec. Uses DTrace.
This script prints the number of new processes created per second.
Since this uses DTrace, only users with root privileges can run this
Print PID statistics per second,
TIME time, as a string
last PID created
PID/s Number of processes created per second
See the DTraceToolkit for further documentation under the Docs directory.
The DTraceToolkit docs may include full worked examples with verbose
descriptions explaining the output.
pidpersec.d will run until Ctrl-C is hit.
Brendan Gregg [Sydney, Australia]
version 0.80 June 9, 2005 pidpersec.d(1m)