run profiler on this session (y)
This screen and the accompanying programs (lib/zprof*) are meant to provide an example of how to use the OpenEdge profiler. No useful data related to the attached database is generated.
Please be mindful of the warning below: the profiler can quickly generate gigs of temp file data.
In addition to the "Are You Sure?" window, the following message appears in the lower-left corner of the screen:
Are You Sure
Selecting <Yes> from the "Are You Sure?" screen displays the following screen:
Indicates the profiler is now collecting data
In addition to the "Profiler Enabled" window, the following message appears in the lower-left corner of the screen:
Selecting <No> from the "Are You Sure?" screen returns you to the Dashboard screen
In addition, the following message displays in the lower left corner of the screen:
Selecting <Help>. Ignore if visible (only visible with OpenEdge development license)
Selecting <OK> from the "Profiler Enabled" window returns you to the Dashboard screen.
Selecting <Help> Ignore if visible (only visible with OpenEdge development license)
When you are ready to stop collecting data and show results, press 'y.' The following window will display:
The following message will appear in the lower-left corner of the screen, displaying how many lines of code were processed during the profiling session:
|Program/Class||The program or class executed|
|Line||Line number in the program|
|Time||Total time spent running the line of code designated above|
|Avg Time||Time averaged by number of calls|
|Calls||Number of calls|
|Internal Procedure/Method||The name of the internal procedure or method being called. By default, this is the program name|
Pressing <spacebar> returns you to the Dashboard panel, with the following message displaying in the lower-left corner of the screen: