NAME callgrind_annotate - post-processing tool for the Callgrind

SYNOPSIS callgrind_annotate [options] [callgrind-out-file [source-files...]]

DESCRIPTION callgrind_annotate takes an output file produced by the Valgrind tool Callgrind and prints the information in an easy-to-read form.

OPTIONS -h --help Show summary of options.

--version Show version of callgrind_annotate.

--show=A,B,C [default: all] Only show figures for events A,B,C.

--sort=A,B,C Sort columns by events A,B,C [event column order].

--threshold=<0--100> [default: 99%] Percentage of counts (of primary sort event) we are interested in.

--auto=<yes|no> [default: no] Annotate all source files containing functions that helped reach the event count threshold.

--context=N [default: 8] Print N lines of context before and after annotated lines.

--inclusive=<yes|no> [default: no] Add subroutine costs to functions calls.

--tree=<none|caller|calling|both> [default: none] Print for each function their callers, the called functions or both.

-I, --include=<dir> Add dir to the list of directories to search for source files.

SEE ALSO valgrind(1), $INSTALL/share/doc/valgrind/html/index.html or

AUTHOR Josef Weidendorfer <>.

This manual page was written by Philipp Frauenfelder <>.

Release 3.8.0 09/18/2012 CALLGRIND ANNOTATE(1)