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Archive for May, 2014

Last August I asked the question “How fast can CFI/EXIDX-based stack unwinding be?” At the time I was experimenting with native unwinding using our in-tree Breakpad copy, but getting dismal performance results. The posting observed that Breakpad’s CFI unwinder is around 30 times slower than Valgrind’s CFI unwinder, and looked in detail at the reasons […]