HOWTO Profile with Shark on Mac OS X


  • Mac OS X
  • Transmission
  • Shark which can be obtained from Computer Hardware Understanding Developer
    • You will need an ADC (Apple Developer Connection) account to download the CHUD tools, you can register and download for free
    • The current version of CHUD Tools is 4.6.0 posted on 10 Jun 2008

How to start a profile

  • Launch
  • Launch

  • Select Transmission process
  • Press Start in Shark

  • Wait a few seconds for samples to collect

  • Under Window -> Select 'Show Advanced Menu' and make sure the settings are as the image. Weight by count and Hide Weight: 5.

  • Once results are obtained, press Command+A to select all, than alt+arrow right to expand all

  • Press Command+A to select all expanded nodes again, than Command+J to generate a report
  • In the new generated report window, press Command+A to select all, than Command+C to copy

  • Go to the Pastebin and paste your profile and link it in the channel
Last modified 14 years ago Last modified on Jan 8, 2009, 2:49:59 AM