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pmtime - time control server for Performance Co-Pilot
is a graphical user interface for performance monitoring applications
using the PCP infrastructure and requiring interactive time control.
is not normally invoked directly by users.
Rather, it is more typical for it to be started by client applications
There are two modes of interacting with a
process - live host mode, and historical archive mode.
In archive mode the window presents time controls suitable for
manipulating the archive position, allowing full VCR control to
move forwards and backwards in time at configurable rates and
In live mode the
window contains the simpler time controls suitable for
The arguments to
are as follows:
is the port number which
will use for communication with its clients (monitoring applications).
Note that the
window is only made visible when explicitly requested.
Multiple client applications can be connected to a single
server - when the final client application exits,
will also exit.
When a port number is not explicitly requested on the command line
option, the environment variable
can be set to specify the port number from which available-port
probing will commence when
is searching for a port number to use.
The default starting port number is 43334.
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