- tau2otf [-n streams] [-nomessage] [-v]
-n streams Specifies the number of output streams (default is 1). -nomessage Suppresses printing of message information in the trace. -v Verbose mode sends trace event descriptions to the standard output as they are converted.
The program must be run with the tau trace, tau event and otf output files specified in the command line in that order. Any additional arguments follow. The following will produced an OTF file, a pp.otf and other related event and definition files, from the TAU trace and event files merged.trc and tau.edf trace file:
tau2otf merged.trc tau.edf app.otf