par2slog2 converts PPW performance data archive files (PAR files) with trace data to the SLOG-2 format used by the Jumpshot trace data viewer.
This conversion is also available from the PPW graphical interface ppw(1), so you may choose to perform the conversion on your workstation instead.
To invoke par2slog2, use the following syntax:
par2slog2 [-h|--help] filename.par dest.slog2
par2slog2 accepts the following options:
Note that this command requires a Java installation to work properly. If you do not have a Java installation available, please install the GUI on your workstation, or see the PPW manual section entitled `Installing PPW' for more options.
If you did not configure PPW to use a Java installation at build time, or would like to override which version of Java PPW uses to start the GUI, you may set the JAVA_CMD environment variable to the full path of a Java interpreter.