Commit 069b5a53 authored by Leena Miettinen's avatar Leena Miettinen Committed by hjk
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Doc: memcheck requires a debug build



Make terminology more consistent and add link to glossary

Change-Id: I46bbba560e14a917857cd89691986019d90b1550
Reviewed-by: default avatarhjk <qthjk@ovi.com>
parent 25bb6712
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\list 1
\o In the \gui Projects mode, select a release build configuration.
\o In the \gui Projects mode, select a debug build configuration.
\o Select \gui Analyze to open the \gui Analyze mode.
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the \gui Callers view and about the called functions in the \gui Callees
view.
Since Debug and Release mode run-time characteristics differ
significantly, analytical findings for one mode may or not be
relevant for the other. Profiling a Debug mode build
Since the run-time characteristics of debug and release
\l{glossary-build-config}{build configurations}
differ significantly, analytical findings for one build configuration may or
not be relevant for the other. Profiling a debug build
often finds a major part of the time being spent in low-level
code like container implementations, while the same code
does not show up in the profile of a Release build of the
does not show up in the profile of a release build of the
same application due to inlining and other optimizations
typically done there.
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