bootchart - Boot Process Charting Application

Property Value
Distribution openSUSE Tumbleweed
Repository openSUSE Oss all
Package filename bootchart-
Package name bootchart
Package version
Package release 2.1
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category Development/Tools/Other
License GPL-3.0-or-later
Maintainer -
Download size 92.93 KB
Installed size 241.04 KB
bootchart2 instruments your boot process and provides a tool to render
a graph of what was happening during the boot process later.


Package Version Architecture Repository
bootchart- x86_64 openSUSE Oss
bootchart - - -


Name Value
/usr/bin/python - - - - - -
lsb-release -
python(abi) = 2.7
python-cairo -
python-gtk -
systemd -


Name Value
bootchart =
bootchart(x86-32) =
config(bootchart) =


Type URL
Binary Package bootchart-
Source Package bootchart-

Install Howto

Install bootchart rpm package:

# zypper install bootchart




2019-04-08 - Christophe Giboudeaux <>
- Add include-sys-sysmacros-h.patch
- Run spec-cleaner
2017-01-12 -
- Update to version 0.14.8:
* bootchartd
- misc collector fixes
- fix for sparc
* pybootchartgui
- Use half the memory when parsing files
- Use full URL as source
2015-02-10 -
- Update to version 0.14.7
* bootchartd
- Use /bin/sh instead of bash
- Misc coverity fixes
- Fix systemd regression
* pybootchartgui
- Fix merging of logger process #56
- Spec file refactoring
- Remove depreciated and scripts
files; use provided systemd unit files instead
- Add systemd support; add systemd-rpm-macros build require and
- Move bootchart stuff to /usr
- Remove obsolete bootchart_init.patch
- Add bootchart-let-RMP-strip-manpages.patch; let RPM gzip itself
the manpages
- Remove mkinitrd dependency; not needed anymore
- Remove %system_requires; depreciated
2012-10-19 -
- license update: GPL-3.0+
See COPYING and e.g. pybootchart ->
2011-09-17 -
- Remove redundant tags/sections from specfile
- Use %_smp_mflags for parallel build
2010-11-15 -
- Fix cmdline parsing for alternative init system (bnc#649513)
2010-10-27 -
- Use RPM_OPT_FLAGS for building.
2010-10-27 -
- Update to bootchart2 0.12.4:
o various bugfixes
o display memory usage
o includes pthread patch.
2010-10-27 -
- Disable initrd support for now as the system will not boot with
it (bnc#649512).
2010-07-15 -
- update to bootchart2 0.12.1
+ pybootchartgui
+ pylint cleanup
+ handle empty traces more elegantly
+ add '-t' / '--boot-time' argument (Matthew Bauer)
+ collector
+ now GPLv2
+ add rdinit support for very early initrd tracing
+ cleanup / re-factor code into separate modules
+ re-factor arg parsing, and parse remote process args
+ handle missing bootchartd.conf cleanly
+ move much of bootchartd from shell -> C
+ drop dmesg and uname usage
+ avoid rpm/dpkg with native version reporting
- update to bootchart2 0.12.0
+ collector
+ use netlink PROC_EVENTS to generate parentage data
+ finally kills any need for 'acct' et. al.
+ also removes need to poll /proc => faster
+ cleanup code to K&R, 8 stop tabs.
+ pybootchartgui
+ consume thread parentage data

See Also

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booth-test-1.0-13.5.x86_64.rpm Test scripts for Booth
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bootsplash-branding-upstream-3.3-13.3.noarch.rpm Unbranded Bootsplash Theme
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borgbackup-doc-1.1.9-2.2.i586.rpm Documentation files for borgbackup
borgbackup-doc-1.1.9-2.2.x86_64.rpm Documentation files for borgbackup
borgbackup-fish-completion-1.1.9-2.2.noarch.rpm Fish Completion for borgbackup
borgbackup-zsh-completion-1.1.9-2.2.noarch.rpm Zsh Completion for borgbackup
borgmatic-1.2.14-1.2.noarch.rpm Automation tool for borgbackup
boringssl-devel-20181228-1.1.i586.rpm Development files for BoringSSL