[PATCH 0/3] Use code cache in arm and aarch64 prologue analyzer

Yao Qi qiyaoltc@gmail.com
Tue Dec 6 15:04:00 GMT 2016


This patch series improves the speed on setting a breakpoint on a
function, like "break foo" on arm and aarch64.  Each backend has
slightly different paths on "debug information exists vs. debug
information doesn't exist".  Patch #1 changes gdb.perf/skip-prologue.exp
so that we can compile the test case with and without debug
information.  Patch #2 and patch #3 improves arm and aarch respectively.

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Yao Qi (3):
  Compile gdb.perf/skip-prologue.c with and without debug info
  Use code cache in arm prologue analyzer
  Use code cache in aarch64 prologue analyzer

 gdb/aarch64-tdep.c                       |  2 +-
 gdb/arm-tdep.c                           | 38 ++++++++++++++++----------------
 gdb/testsuite/gdb.perf/skip-prologue.exp |  8 ++++++-
 3 files changed, 27 insertions(+), 21 deletions(-)

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