Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of GSoC/2011/gprof


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Timestamp:
Apr 8, 2011, 7:35:42 PM (9 years ago)
Author:
Easwar Hariharan
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Added self as volunteer to implement during GSoC 2011

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    10 '''Status:''' Needs mentor(s) and volunteer.
     11'''Status:''' Needs mentor(s)
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    1213'''Introduction:''' [http://sourceware.org/binutils/docs/gprof/ gprof] is a tool for profiling an application. It is a statistical profiling tool, which means that it samples an application to determine where the application spends its time. Supporting profiling of RTEMS means supplying the [http://sourceware.org/binutils/docs/gprof/Implementation.html#Implementation necessary functions] for profiling, in particular the mcount and profil routines, and adding some statistic tracking to RTEMS. [http://www.rtems.org/ml/rtems-users/2010/may/msg00099.html This e-mail] describes how this was accomplished on the LEON target, and gives some ideas for a design to support profiling RTEMS.