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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <g...@pobox.com>
Subject Re: [drlvm][em] Value-profiling implementation is avaible.
Date Tue, 31 Oct 2006 02:33:50 GMT


Tim Ellison wrote:
> Geir Magnusson Jr. wrote:
>> can one of you JIT nerds describe for us non-JIT-nerds what value
>> profiling is?  :)
> 
> Maybe calling people nerds was a disincentive ;-)
> 

I hope not - it's a compliment. :)

> Value profiling means watching the actual values of variables or
> expressions in a running program, typically in order to direct
> optimizations that are value-specific.
> 
> Regards,
> Tim
> 

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