SWO – More Instrumentation

We’ve already established that post processing delivers a lot of value just from the perspective of really understanding what your code is doing, so it makes sense that the better the post processing tool, the better that understanding will be. Enter KCacheGrind, considered by some to be the best execution understanding tool out there.

SWO – Code Instrumentation

Instrumenting your application, passing the resulting data over the SWO link and post processing it on the host side turns a lot of textual data from the SWO into something that’s much more useful and easily digested. That’s where orbstat comes in.

SWO – Starting with Apps

Exploiting the SWO link for software logging and hardware state reporting delivers huge advantages in comparison with traditional debug techniques, but when extended with applications on the host side the benefit gained is amplified considerably.