SFO15-310: Advanced Toolchain Usage Part 6

SFO15-310: Advanced Toolchain Usage Part 6
Speakers: Ryan Arnold, Charles Baylis, Maxim Kuvyrkov, Adhemerval Zanella Netto
Date: September 23, 2015

★ Session Description ★
This session is a continuation of the Advanced Toolchain Usage series started at LCU14. These sessions will cover a variety of topics, such as: symbol-versioning how-to, what the compiler canäó»t know, search paths (LD_LIBRARY_PATH, RPATH, RUNPATH), versioning structures, ELF sections on ARM/Aarch64, addressing models and performance considerations (PIC, short branches, long branches, relative addressing, trampolines, relaxation, etc), data alignment performance considerations on ARM/Aarch64, Timers,Timestamps and the VDSO, branch prediction extensions vs hardware auto branch prediction. Out-of-order execution vs in-order execution performance considerations, and others.

★ Resources ★
Presentation: http://www.slideshare.net/linaroorg/sfo15310-advanced-toolchain-usage-part-6
Etherpad: pad.linaro.org/p/sfo15-310
Pathable: https://sfo15.pathable.com/meetings/302943

★ Event Details ★
Linaro Connect San Francisco 2015 – #SFO15
September 21-25, 2015
Hyatt Regency Hotel