I'm using the Intel VTune Amplifier XE 2011 on Ubuntu Linux 10.10 (kernel 2.6.35-28-generic-pae)running on an Intel Core i5 CPU. I am using a sep3_1 driver compiled from the supplied source which seems to load correctly:
The Ubuntu Linux 10.10 is not fully supported byVTune Amplifier XE 2011 - see the Release Notes.
"VTune Amplifier XE supports Ubuntu* 10.10 default configuration only for event-based sampling analysis in the command line mode. To see how to enable all other types of analysis and GUI results analysis please follow to the solutions described in the Known Limitation section, items 200197559, 200197563 of the document."