Start metrics collection after a delay.


-cd <delay-time>

--collect_delay <delay-time>


<delay-time> - the number of seconds to wait before starting metrics collection.


Use this option to start metrics collection after a specified delay. If you skip this option, Intel® Graphics Performance Analyzers start collecting metrics data at the time of the application launch.

Related Options

You can use collect_delay together with the app_name option.


gpa_console_client -dn B3E8BDE8 –an “Angry Birds HD” -csv metrics.csv -cd 10 

In this example, Intel® GPA connects to the B3E8BDE8 target device to analyze the Angry Birds HD application, waits for 10 seconds, and starts collecting all the metrics available until the application closes. The results are available in the metrics.csv file.

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