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DWARF utilities

dwarves is a set of tools that use the DWARF debugging information
inserted in ELF binaries by compilers such as GCC, used by well known
debuggers such as GDB, and more recent ones such as systemtap.

Utilities in the dwarves suite include pahole, that can be used to
find alignment holes in structs and classes in languages such as C,
C++, but not limited to these.

It also extracts other information such as CPU cacheline alignment,
helping pack those structures to achieve more cache hits.

A diff like tool, codiff can be used to compare the effects changes
in source code generate on the resulting binaries.

Another tool is pfunct, that can be used to find all sorts of
information about functions, inlines, decisions made by the compiler
about inlining, etc.

The documentation about ctracer is not updated to the latest
developments: it now generates systemtap scripts, stay tuned for
improvements in this area!

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baselibs.conf 0000000113 113 Bytes over 9 years
btf_encoder-fix-and-complete-filtering-out-zero-sized-per-CPU-variables.patch 0000002835 2.77 KB 13 days
dwarves-1.21.tar.sign 0000000228 228 Bytes 2 months
dwarves-1.21.tar.xz 0000910480 889 KB 2 months
dwarves.changes 0000009915 9.68 KB 12 days
dwarves.spec 0000003804 3.71 KB 12 days
remove-ftrace-filter.patch 0000009114 8.9 KB about 1 month
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