Posted Nov 1, 2010 20:58 UTC (Mon) by ThomasBellman (subscriber, #67902)
In reply to: Jump label by i3839
Parent article: Jump label
Instead of inserting a NOP instruction, you could fill that slot with a useful instruction. Then, of course, that useful instruction must also be part of the tracepoint code, in order to have it performed when the tracepoint is enabled as well, when the original instruction is replaced with a jump.