[Lazarus] A new competitor to Lazarus and Free Pascal

Florian Klaempfl florian at freepascal.org
Tue Nov 25 16:27:21 CET 2008

Graeme Geldenhuys schrieb:
> On Tue, Nov 25, 2008 at 4:42 PM, Florian Klaempfl
> <florian at freepascal.org> wrote:
>> Just use valgrind/kcachegrind:
>> <http://kcachegrind.sourceforge.net/html/pics/KcgShot3Large.gif>
>> ?
> That looks a lot more complicated and difficult to understand than the
> REALBasic image. The bottom left rectangle looks almost like the CPU
> circuitry under a microscope. :-)  And I have no clue what that part
> actually represents.

Better http://kcachegrind.sourceforge.net/html/Shot1Large.html ?

> And even thought FPC and Lazarus has support for 'gprof', I don't know
> of a single developer that managed to get it working under Linux.  I
> tried numerous times before and searching my mailing list archive of 3
> years I can see numerous other developers also being unsuccessful. I
> always get a blank output file.  :-(

Because everybody is using valgrind. I had no need to use gprof for
years because valgrind is much better.

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