User and Reference Guide

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Function Profile Settings

The
Function
 
Profile Settings
enable you to customize displayed options for all the different views of the Function Profile Chart. To access the Function Profile Settings Preferences, right click on the chart and select
Function Profile Settings
from the context menu.
Preferences
You can set your
Preferences
for the display, time, scale bars and colors used in the Function Profile Chart.
Intel® Trace Analyzer
Setting:
Description:
Time Self
Display time spent in the given function, excluding time spent in functions called from it.
Time Total
Display time spent in the given function, including time spent in functions called from it
#Calls
Display the number of calls to this function.
If other attributes are non-zero, this attribute can be zero, because the actual calls to the respective function can occur outside the current time interval.
Time Self per Call
Display
Time Self
averaged over
#Calls
Time Total per Call
Display
Time Total
averaged over
#Calls
#Processes
Display the number of processes in this function
Time Self per Process
Display
Time Self
averaged over
#Processes
Time Total per Process
Display
Time Total
averaged over
#Processes
Function Colors
Open the
Function Group Color Editor
Customize how these attributes are displayed using the adjacent setting for text and a bar graph. By default, the following are displayed -
Time Self
,
Time Total
,
#Calls
, and
Time Self per Call
.
Customize the time format to display as seconds or ticks or as a percentage of the time interval.
Customize the scaling modes are given as radio buttons. They are:
  • The default
    Visible Items
    scales the bars to the respective maximum of all expanded items.
  • All Items
    uses the global maximum of all values, regardless of whether they are expanded or not.
  • Siblings
    uses only the maximum of the direct siblings.
Processes
If you want particular process to be displayed in the Function Profile:
  1. Navigate to the
    Processes
    tab of the Function Profile Settings and choose the necessary processes
  2. Choose the
    As selected in Settings
    option
To select all but one process:
  1. Choose the process you do not need
  2. Using the
    Invert All
    option to reverse the selection
Note
It does not influence the current process group of the View, but only focuses the Function Profile on a subset of all processes.
Pies
Toggle between the individual diagram titles and the global legend from the
Pies
control.
See Also

Product and Performance Information

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Performance varies by use, configuration and other factors. Learn more at www.Intel.com/PerformanceIndex.