Tom Tromey writes:
Andrew> Thanks for everyone's suggestions. I've been
running into the
Andrew> CVS slowdown issue while preparing our talks for GUADEC so I
Andrew> spent a bit more time profiling this afternoon. I've got two
Andrew> reports (from two independent runs of checking out gnu-crypto)
Andrew> that are pretty similar. I've attached bzipped versions of
These look a bit weird, e.g.:
5384 7.8072 libgcj.so.6.0.0 java::lang::Compiler::Compiler()
5358 7.7695 libgcj.so.6.0.0 __do_global_ctors_aux
But Compiler's constructor is private and, afaik, never called.
And __do_global_ctors_aux should barely show up, I think.
Anthony ran into some problem where oprofile was finding the wrong
symbols. He upgraded and this was fixed. I don't know what versions
OK, so I'm not going to investigate this further.
FWIW, my oprofile results have been accurate AFAICS. Oh, and Will
Cohen is extremely helpful -- we should use him if we have oprofile