[gclist] Cache performance tools

Andrew Cheadle amc4@doc.ic.ac.uk
Thu, 29 Aug 2002 13:50:18 +0100 (BST)


There are many tools for helping analysis of cache performance.

Here are a few tools I fins useful:

Julian Seward's Valgrind: http://developer.kde.org/~sewardj/

PAPI/Rabbit hardware performance counter libraries.

Virtutech's Simics

The SimpleScalar Tool Set



On Thu, 29 Aug 2002, Charles Fiterman wrote:

>Are there any tools for measuring cache performance etc.
>Charles Fiterman
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