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Archive for April, 2013

Profiler backend news, 30 April 2013

There has been a lot of activity since the previous report, mostly along three lines of development: multithreaded profiling, getting profiling working for Android nightlies, and improving the quality of the stack traces. We now have native unwinds working out-of-the-box for 32- and 64-bit Linux nightlies, and very nearly working for Android nightlies. Multithreaded profiling: […]

Profiler backend news, 10 April 2013

Here is some news about work on Firefox’s built-in time profiler (SPS), and in particular the work being done to use native stack unwinding by using the in-tree copy of the Breakpad unwinding library. There has been a lot of activity in the two and a half weeks since we got back from Paris.  Some […]