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You can find it here in Finder: You can also type “terminal” in Spotlight (the magnifying glass in the top right corner of your Mac’s screen), which should find it.
I usually drag it to my Dock so it’s easy to find later: When you first run Terminal, it’ll probably look like this: I find the default font small and hard to read.
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If firefox stayed that high you could look for the responsible tab and close it down, or restart Firefox. DTrace requires admin privileges, so to use it you’ll usually need to type in a password to authenticate, provided you have administrator access (if you aren’t sure you do, click here to see how to check).
You can run DTrace by prefixing your DTrace commands with “sudo”, which will prompt for the password the first time around (but not for some time after that).
When a DTrace command is running, you usually type Ctrl-C to end it.
Here’s an example: Brendan-2:~ brendan$ sudo iosnoop Password: password UID PID D BLOCK SIZE COMM PATHNAME 503 67261 W 384070496 73728 Tweet Deck ??
Most of these scripts are already installed, a few are from the new DTrace book.
If you’ve never run a DTrace script before or even used the command line, here’s a basic walkthrough: Run the “Terminal” application.
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