O'Reilly logo

Linux® Debugging and Performance Tuning: Tips and Techniques by Steve Best

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 10. oprofile: a Profiler Supported by the Kernel

In this chapter

This chapter covers profilers—software development tools designed to help analyze the performance of applications and the kernel. They can be used to identify sections of code that aren’t performing as expected. They provide measurements of how long a routine takes to execute, how often it is called, where it is called from, and ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required