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Re: [PATCH] libdw: Make dwarf_getfuncs find all (defining) DW_TAG_subprogram DIEs.
- From: Josh Stone <jistone at redhat dot com>
- To: elfutils-devel at lists dot fedorahosted dot org
- Date: Mon, 23 Sep 2013 14:49:57 -0700
- Subject: Re: [PATCH] libdw: Make dwarf_getfuncs find all (defining) DW_TAG_subprogram DIEs.
On 09/22/2013 02:12 PM, Mark Wielaard wrote:
> On Fri, Sep 20, 2013 at 06:49:49PM -0700, Josh Stone wrote:
>> But this also
>> shows that the new dwarf_getfuncs slowed down about .5s either way, with
>> no benefit.
> On irc Tom Tromey suggested to trust the CU language to win back most
> speed for programs mainly written in C (like the kernel). The attached
> patch does that. With this variant of the patch you get all correctness
> benefits (imported/partial unit support and detection of nested functions
> in C code, plus detection of defining subprograms inside other constructs
> for other langauges), but with a slowdown of < 0.1s in this particular case.
Confirmed, I'm down to just about .1s added to the kernel queries.
Looks good to me!