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Tools for Manual Profile-Guided Optimization


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The following tools support profile-guided optimizations:

Environment Variables for Profile-Guided Optimizations
Specify run-time behavior of testing scenarios.

Writes all profile data to the .pgc file, closes the .pgc file, and opens a new .pgc file.

Adds profile data from one or more .pgc files to the .pgd file.

Profile-Guided Optimizations