Bug 129904 - oprofile plugin doesn't display a warning for incorrect kernel setting
Summary: oprofile plugin doesn't display a warning for incorrect kernel setting
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Product: Red Hat Developer Suite
Classification: Retired
Component: Profiling Plug-in   
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Version: 2.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Keith Seitz
QA Contact: eclipse-bugs
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Reported: 2004-08-13 21:41 UTC by Ben Konrath
Modified: 2015-01-31 17:59 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2015-01-31 17:59:06 UTC
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Description Ben Konrath 2004-08-13 21:41:49 UTC
Description of problem:
If the user sets the kernel to vmlinuz instead of vmlinux, the plugin
doesn't detect this and issue a warning.

Additional info:
The plugin seems to be able to detect which kernel is running very
well.  The only reason I needed to change the kernel setting is
because I updated my kernel. Perhaps the plugin could autodetect the
kernel version everytime oprofiled is started. The current
configuration option could be grayed out unless explicitly set by the
user. A checkbox could control this. Just an idea though.

Comment 1 Jeremy Handcock 2004-10-23 18:20:54 UTC
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