Valgrind problems on Hotspot

Nicholas Riley njriley at
Mon Feb 9 12:21:01 PST 2009

In article <b4eed40902091111n6480c302yc00e229fe8059088 at>,
 Peng Du <imdupeng at> wrote:

> Thank you for pointing out the  --trace-children option, Nicholas!
> Then, like gamma, it too becomes really slow. Is there any way to improve
> the speed?

Do less? :-)  If you're running a benchmark you can try to reduce the 
size.  I don't use Valgrind but do use Pin with HotSpot and it's 
manageable if you keep the code size down.
Nicholas Riley <njriley at>

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