Changes between Version 8 and Version 9 of Commentary/Hpc


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Timestamp:
Jul 5, 2007 8:07:45 AM (7 years ago)
Author:
AndyGill
Comment:

rm the -fhpc-tracer documentation; this option has been removed

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  • Commentary/Hpc

    v8 v9  
    5151* After desugaring, there is no longer any special code for binary tick box. 
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    53 == Tracer Mode == 
    54  
    55 There is a mode '-fhpc-tracer', which compiles code that talks to the hpc-tracer. 
    56  
    57  * By default, the -fhpc-tracer program does exactly the same as a -fhpc compiled program. 
    58  * When running inside the hpc-tracer context, each tick and a few other important events calls into 
    59    the Hpc runtime system function hs_hpc_tick(..). 
    60  * This checks to see if any breakpoint has been met, and if so, starts a dialog with the parent hpc-tracer. 
    61  
    62 === Tracer Debugging Low Level command language === 
    63  
    64 || command || purpose || example || 
    65 || c<number> || sets the global tick counter breakpoint || c1234567 || 
    66 || b<id> || sets a breakpoint an entry to the global tick number <id> || b23 || 
    67 || u<id> || remove the breakpoint at entry to the global tick number <id> || u23 || 
    68 ||  || continue till the next breakpoint || (newline) || 
    69 || h || show history of the previous 1024 ticks || h || 
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    7153== Machine Generated Haskell == 
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