author Gregory Szorc <>
Thu, 28 Feb 2013 12:56:40 +0100
changeset 134481 614fb1e40f6cfb10344d5d0ea6e76032cf2db017
parent 132869 4fa2028f2e3c8b926018621b8efcf5eb5facb09b
child 135559 cc45fdc389df2d1161bcc8ff244cff31d562ede0
permissions -rw-r--r--
Bug 784841 - Part 20: Fixes to support building external projects; r=glandium This is extremely hacky. It will likely need many refinements as we figure out how we want external projects to be handled.

/* -*- Mode: C++; tab-width: 2; indent-tabs-mode: nil; c-basic-offset: 2 -*- */
/* This Source Code Form is subject to the terms of the Mozilla Public
 * License, v. 2.0. If a copy of the MPL was not distributed with this
 * file, You can obtain one at */

#include <stdlib.h>
#include <signal.h>
#include <stdarg.h>
#include "mozilla/ThreadLocal.h"
#include "nscore.h"
#include "mozilla/Assertions.h"
#include "mozilla/TimeStamp.h"
#include "mozilla/Util.h"
#include "nsAlgorithm.h"
#include <algorithm>

/* QT has a #define for the word "slots" and jsfriendapi.h has a struct with
 * this variable name, causing compilation problems. Alleviate this for now by
 * removing this #define */
#undef slots
#include "jsfriendapi.h"

using mozilla::TimeStamp;
using mozilla::TimeDuration;

struct ProfileStack;
class TableTicker;
class JSCustomObject;

extern mozilla::ThreadLocal<ProfileStack *> tlsStack;
extern mozilla::ThreadLocal<TableTicker *> tlsTicker;
extern bool stack_key_initialized;

# ifdef __GNUC__
# elif defined(_MSC_VER)
# else
#  define SAMPLE_FUNCTION_NAME __func__  // defined in C99, supported in various C++ compilers. Just raw function name.
# endif

#define SAMPLER_INIT() mozilla_sampler_init()
#define SAMPLER_SHUTDOWN() mozilla_sampler_shutdown()
#define SAMPLER_START(entries, interval, features, featureCount) mozilla_sampler_start(entries, interval, features, featureCount)
#define SAMPLER_STOP() mozilla_sampler_stop()
#define SAMPLER_IS_ACTIVE() mozilla_sampler_is_active()
#define SAMPLER_RESPONSIVENESS(time) mozilla_sampler_responsiveness(time)
#define SAMPLER_GET_RESPONSIVENESS() mozilla_sampler_get_responsiveness()
#define SAMPLER_FRAME_NUMBER(frameNumber) mozilla_sampler_frame_number(frameNumber)
#define SAMPLER_SAVE() mozilla_sampler_save()
#define SAMPLER_GET_PROFILE() mozilla_sampler_get_profile()
#define SAMPLER_GET_PROFILE_DATA(ctx) mozilla_sampler_get_profile_data(ctx)
#define SAMPLER_GET_FEATURES() mozilla_sampler_get_features()
// we want the class and function name but can't easily get that using preprocessor macros
// __func__ doesn't have the class name and __PRETTY_FUNCTION__ has the parameters

#define SAMPLER_APPEND_LINE_NUMBER_PASTE(id, line) id ## line

#define SAMPLE_LABEL(name_space, info) mozilla::SamplerStackFrameRAII SAMPLER_APPEND_LINE_NUMBER(sampler_raii)(name_space "::" info, __LINE__)
#define SAMPLE_LABEL_PRINTF(name_space, info, ...) mozilla::SamplerStackFramePrintfRAII SAMPLER_APPEND_LINE_NUMBER(sampler_raii)(name_space "::" info, __LINE__, __VA_ARGS__)
#define SAMPLE_MARKER(info) mozilla_sampler_add_marker(info)
#define SAMPLE_MAIN_THREAD_LABEL(name_space, info)  MOZ_ASSERT(NS_IsMainThread(), "This can only be called on the main thread"); mozilla::SamplerStackFrameRAII SAMPLER_APPEND_LINE_NUMBER(sampler_raii)(name_space "::" info, __LINE__)
#define SAMPLE_MAIN_THREAD_LABEL_PRINTF(name_space, info, ...)  MOZ_ASSERT(NS_IsMainThread(), "This can only be called on the main thread"); mozilla::SamplerStackFramePrintfRAII SAMPLER_APPEND_LINE_NUMBER(sampler_raii)(name_space "::" info, __LINE__, __VA_ARGS__)
#define SAMPLE_MAIN_THREAD_MARKER(info)  MOZ_ASSERT(NS_IsMainThread(), "This can only be called on the main thread"); mozilla_sampler_add_marker(info)

#define SAMPLER_PRINT_LOCATION() mozilla_sampler_print_location()

/* we duplicate this code here to avoid header dependencies
 * which make it more difficult to include in other places */
#if defined(_M_X64) || defined(__x86_64__)
#define V8_HOST_ARCH_X64 1
#elif defined(_M_IX86) || defined(__i386__) || defined(__i386)
#define V8_HOST_ARCH_IA32 1
#elif defined(__ARMEL__)
#define V8_HOST_ARCH_ARM 1
#warning Please add support for your architecture in chromium_types.h

/* FIXME/bug 789667: memory constraints wouldn't much of a problem for
 * this small a sample buffer size, except that serializing the
 * profile data is extremely, unnecessarily memory intensive. */

# define PROFILE_DEFAULT_ENTRY 1000000

/* A 1ms sampling interval has been shown to be a large perf hit
 * (10fps) on memory-contrained (low-end) platforms, and additionally
 * to yield different results from the profiler.  Where this is the
 * important case, b2g, there are also many gecko processes which
 * magnify these effects. */
#elif defined(ANDROID)
// We use a lower frequency on Android, in order to make things work
// more smoothly on phones.  This value can be adjusted later with
// some libunwind optimizations.
// In one sample measurement on Galaxy Nexus, out of about 700 backtraces,
// 60 of them took more than 25ms, and the average and standard deviation
// were 6.17ms and 9.71ms respectively.

// For now since we don't support stackwalking let's use 1ms since it's fast
// enough.

// STORE_SEQUENCER: Because signals can interrupt our profile modification
//                  we need to make stores are not re-ordered by the compiler
//                  or hardware to make sure the profile is consistent at
//                  every point the signal can fire.
// TODO Is there something cheaper that will prevent
//      memory stores from being reordered

typedef void (*LinuxKernelMemoryBarrierFunc)(void);
LinuxKernelMemoryBarrierFunc pLinuxKernelMemoryBarrier __attribute__((weak)) =
    (LinuxKernelMemoryBarrierFunc) 0xffff0fa0;

# define STORE_SEQUENCER() pLinuxKernelMemoryBarrier()
#elif defined(V8_HOST_ARCH_IA32) || defined(V8_HOST_ARCH_X64)
# if defined(_MSC_VER)
#if _MSC_VER > 1400
#  include <intrin.h>
#else // _MSC_VER > 1400
    // MSVC2005 has a name collision bug caused when both <intrin.h> and <winnt.h> are included together.
#ifdef _WINNT_
#  define _interlockedbittestandreset _interlockedbittestandreset_NAME_CHANGED_TO_AVOID_MSVS2005_ERROR
#  define _interlockedbittestandset _interlockedbittestandset_NAME_CHANGED_TO_AVOID_MSVS2005_ERROR
#  include <intrin.h>
#  include <intrin.h>
#  define _interlockedbittestandreset _interlockedbittestandreset_NAME_CHANGED_TO_AVOID_MSVS2005_ERROR
#  define _interlockedbittestandset _interlockedbittestandset_NAME_CHANGED_TO_AVOID_MSVS2005_ERROR
   // Even though MSVC2005 has the intrinsic _ReadWriteBarrier, it fails to link to it when it's
   // not explicitly declared.
#  pragma intrinsic(_ReadWriteBarrier)
#endif // _MSC_VER > 1400
#  define STORE_SEQUENCER() _ReadWriteBarrier();
# elif defined(__INTEL_COMPILER)
#  define STORE_SEQUENCER() __memory_barrier();
# elif __GNUC__
#  define STORE_SEQUENCER() asm volatile("" ::: "memory");
# else
#  error "Memory clobber not supported for your compiler."
# endif
# error "Memory clobber not supported for your platform."

// Returns a handdle to pass on exit. This can check that we are popping the
// correct callstack.
inline void* mozilla_sampler_call_enter(const char *aInfo, void *aFrameAddress = NULL, bool aCopy = false, uint32_t line = 0);
inline void  mozilla_sampler_call_exit(void* handle);
inline void  mozilla_sampler_add_marker(const char *aInfo);

void mozilla_sampler_start(int aEntries, int aInterval, const char** aFeatures, uint32_t aFeatureCount);
void mozilla_sampler_stop();
bool mozilla_sampler_is_active();
void mozilla_sampler_responsiveness(TimeStamp time);
void mozilla_sampler_frame_number(int frameNumber);
const double* mozilla_sampler_get_responsiveness();
void mozilla_sampler_save();
char* mozilla_sampler_get_profile();
JSObject *mozilla_sampler_get_profile_data(JSContext *aCx);
const char** mozilla_sampler_get_features();
void mozilla_sampler_init();
void mozilla_sampler_shutdown();
void mozilla_sampler_print_location();
// Lock the profiler. When locked the profiler is (1) stopped,
// (2) profile data is cleared, (3) profiler-locked is fired.
// This is used to lock down the profiler during private browsing
void mozilla_sampler_lock();
// Unlock the profiler, leaving it stopped and fires profiler-unlocked.
void mozilla_sampler_unlock();

namespace mozilla {

class NS_STACK_CLASS SamplerStackFrameRAII {
  // we only copy the strings at save time, so to take multiple parameters we'd need to copy them then.
  SamplerStackFrameRAII(const char *aInfo, uint32_t line) {
    mHandle = mozilla_sampler_call_enter(aInfo, this, false, line);
  ~SamplerStackFrameRAII() {
  void* mHandle;

static const int SAMPLER_MAX_STRING = 128;
class NS_STACK_CLASS SamplerStackFramePrintfRAII {
  // we only copy the strings at save time, so to take multiple parameters we'd need to copy them then.
  SamplerStackFramePrintfRAII(const char *aDefault, uint32_t line, const char *aFormat, ...) {
    if (mozilla_sampler_is_active()) {
      va_list args;
      va_start(args, aFormat);
      char buff[SAMPLER_MAX_STRING];

      // We have to use seperate printf's because we're using
      // the vargs.
#if _MSC_VER
      _vsnprintf(buff, SAMPLER_MAX_STRING, aFormat, args);
      _snprintf(mDest, SAMPLER_MAX_STRING, "%s %s", aDefault, buff);
      vsnprintf(buff, SAMPLER_MAX_STRING, aFormat, args);
      snprintf(mDest, SAMPLER_MAX_STRING, "%s %s", aDefault, buff);
      mHandle = mozilla_sampler_call_enter(mDest, this, true, line);
    } else {
      mHandle = mozilla_sampler_call_enter(aDefault, NULL, false, line);
  ~SamplerStackFramePrintfRAII() {
  void* mHandle;

} //mozilla

// A stack entry exists to allow the JS engine to inform SPS of the current
// backtrace, but also to instrument particular points in C++ in case stack
// walking is not available on the platform we are running on.
// Each entry has a descriptive string, a relevant stack address, and some extra
// information the JS engine might want to inform SPS of. This class inherits
// from the JS engine's version of the entry to ensure that the size and layout
// of the two representations are consistent.
class StackEntry : public js::ProfileEntry

  bool isCopyLabel() volatile {
    return !((uintptr_t)stackAddress() & 0x1);

  void setStackAddressCopy(void *sparg, bool copy) volatile {
    // Tagged pointer. Less significant bit used to track if mLabel needs a
    // copy. Note that we don't need the last bit of the stack address for
    // proper ordering. This is optimized for encoding within the JS engine's
    // instrumentation, so we do the extra work here of encoding a bit.
    // Last bit 1 = Don't copy, Last bit 0 = Copy.
    if (copy) {
                        reinterpret_cast<uintptr_t>(sparg) & ~0x1));
    } else {
                        reinterpret_cast<uintptr_t>(sparg) | 0x1));

// the SamplerStack members are read by signal
// handlers, so the mutation of them needs to be signal-safe.
struct ProfileStack
    : mStackPointer(0)
    , mMarkerPointer(0)
    , mQueueClearMarker(false)
    , mRuntime(NULL)
    , mStartJSSampling(false)
  { }

  void addMarker(const char *aMarker)
    char* markerCopy = strdup(aMarker);
    mSignalLock = true;

    if (mQueueClearMarker) {
    if (!aMarker) {
      return; //discard
    if (size_t(mMarkerPointer) == mozilla::ArrayLength(mMarkers)) {
      return; //array full, silently drop
    mMarkers[mMarkerPointer] = markerCopy;

    mSignalLock = false;

  // called within signal. Function must be reentrant
  const char* getMarker(int aMarkerId)
    // if mSignalLock then the stack is inconsistent because it's being
    // modified by the profiled thread. Post pone these markers
    // for the next sample. The odds of a livelock are nearly impossible
    // and would show up in a profile as many sample in 'addMarker' thus
    // we ignore this scenario.
    // if mQueueClearMarker then we've the sampler thread has already
    // thread the markers then they are pending deletion.
    if (mSignalLock || mQueueClearMarker || aMarkerId < 0 ||
      static_cast<mozilla::sig_safe_t>(aMarkerId) >= mMarkerPointer) {
      return NULL;
    return mMarkers[aMarkerId];

  // called within signal. Function must be reentrant
  void clearMarkers()
    for (mozilla::sig_safe_t i = 0; i < mMarkerPointer; i++) {
    mMarkerPointer = 0;
    mQueueClearMarker = false;

  void push(const char *aName, uint32_t line)
    push(aName, NULL, false, line);

  void push(const char *aName, void *aStackAddress, bool aCopy, uint32_t line)
    if (size_t(mStackPointer) >= mozilla::ArrayLength(mStack)) {

    // Make sure we increment the pointer after the name has
    // been written such that mStack is always consistent.
    mStack[mStackPointer].setStackAddressCopy(aStackAddress, aCopy);

    // Prevent the optimizer from re-ordering these instructions
  void pop()
  bool isEmpty()
    return mStackPointer == 0;
  uint32_t stackSize() const
    return std::min<uint32_t>(mStackPointer, mozilla::ArrayLength(mStack));

  void sampleRuntime(JSRuntime *runtime) {
    mRuntime = runtime;
    if (!runtime) {
      // JS shut down

    JS_STATIC_ASSERT(sizeof(mStack[0]) == sizeof(js::ProfileEntry));
                                 (js::ProfileEntry*) mStack,
                                 (uint32_t*) &mStackPointer,
    if (mStartJSSampling)
  void enableJSSampling() {
    if (mRuntime) {
      js::EnableRuntimeProfilingStack(mRuntime, true);
      mStartJSSampling = false;
    } else {
      mStartJSSampling = true;
  void disableJSSampling() {
    mStartJSSampling = false;
    if (mRuntime)
      js::EnableRuntimeProfilingStack(mRuntime, false);

  // Keep a list of active checkpoints
  StackEntry volatile mStack[1024];
  // Keep a list of active markers to be applied to the next sample taken
  char* mMarkers[1024];
  // This may exceed the length of mStack, so instead use the stackSize() method
  // to determine the number of valid samples in mStack
  mozilla::sig_safe_t mStackPointer;
  // If this is set then it's not safe to read mStackPointer from the signal handler
  volatile bool mSignalLock;
  volatile mozilla::sig_safe_t mMarkerPointer;
  // We don't want to modify _markers from within the signal so we allow
  // it to queue a clear operation.
  volatile mozilla::sig_safe_t mQueueClearMarker;
  // The runtime which is being sampled
  JSRuntime *mRuntime;
  // Start JS Profiling when possible
  bool mStartJSSampling;

inline ProfileStack* mozilla_profile_stack(void)
  if (!stack_key_initialized)
    return NULL;
  return tlsStack.get();

inline void* mozilla_sampler_call_enter(const char *aInfo, void *aFrameAddress,
                                        bool aCopy, uint32_t line)
  // check if we've been initialized to avoid calling pthread_getspecific
  // with a null tlsStack which will return undefined results.
  if (!stack_key_initialized)
    return NULL;

  ProfileStack *stack = tlsStack.get();
  // we can't infer whether 'stack' has been initialized
  // based on the value of stack_key_intiailized because
  // 'stack' is only intialized when a thread is being
  // profiled.
  if (!stack) {
    return stack;
  stack->push(aInfo, aFrameAddress, aCopy, line);

  // The handle is meant to support future changes
  // but for now it is simply use to save a call to
  // pthread_getspecific on exit. It also supports the
  // case where the sampler is initialized between
  // enter and exit.
  return stack;

inline void mozilla_sampler_call_exit(void *aHandle)
  if (!aHandle)

  ProfileStack *stack = (ProfileStack*)aHandle;

inline void mozilla_sampler_add_marker(const char *aMarker)
  if (!stack_key_initialized)

  // Don't insert a marker if we're not profiling to avoid
  // the heap copy (malloc).
  if (!mozilla_sampler_is_active()) {

  ProfileStack *stack = tlsStack.get();
  if (!stack) {