System Administration Guide: Virtualization Using the Solaris Operating System

ProcedureHow to Use DTrace

  1. Use the zonecfg limitpriv property to add the dtrace_proc and dtrace_user privileges.

    global# zonecfg -z my-zone
    zonecfg:my-zone> set limitpriv="default,dtrace_proc,dtrace_user"
    zonecfg:my-zone> exit

    Note –

    Depending on your requirements, you can add either privilege, or both privileges.

  2. Boot the zone.

    global# zoneadm -z my-zone boot
  3. Log in to the zone.

    global# zlogin my-zone
  4. Run the DTrace program.

    my-zone# dtrace -l