Linux developers are usually aware of strace and use it occasionally, but their knowledge about modern strace features is often quite limited. In this talk the maintainer of strace will describe features of modern strace and demonstrate what kinds of problems they help to solve. The talk will raise awareness about strace, this will help Linux developers and users to gain a better understanding of strace and other tracing tools.
Chief Software Architect
Dmitry is the co-founder and the chief architect of BaseALT, a long time contributor to free software projects, including strace, Linux kernel, the GNU libc, Linux-PAM, and many others.
Being the maintainer of strace since 2009, Dmitry gives talks about this tool for various audiences.