Step 0 problem - error when drilling down to source code, even for classic.exe

Discussion created by fdc2005 on Oct 8, 2009
Latest reply on Oct 13, 2009 by fdc2005

I have just installed CodeAnalyst 2.94.718.0, and when I run the classic.exe example that comes with the code, I get an error (details below) when I try to drill down into the source-code.

Help | System Information included at bottom.

Here is what I am doing:

- Start | CodeAnalyst.exe

- File | new | project name = classic | OK

- On the "session settings dialog":

1) Changed to "time-based profile"

2) Launch= "C:\Program Files\AMD\CodeAnalyst\SampleCode\classic\Release\classic.exe"

3) Enable "stop data collection when the app exits" and "profile the duration of the app execution"

- Click OK

- Click Green "start profiling" icon.

- Classic.exe runs, finishes in about 10-15 seconds.

- CodeAnalyst loads SystemData/SystemGraph/Processes tabs.

- When I doubleclick on "classic.exe" from the Module name list on the System Data tab, there is a few second pause, and then I get a dialog title "Code Analyst Error". The error is "The specified module (\\Device\HarddiskDmVolumes\PhysicalDmVolumes\BlockVolume1\Program Files\AMD\CodeAnalyst\SampleCode\classic\Release\classic.exe) cannot be found. No module information can be shown.

I saw another post about how this is a problem if the drive is encrypted or removable, but that is not the case here -- C: is not encrypted, nor is it removable. I tried moving the contents of classic to c:\temp\classic and running it from there, but same result - get a very similar error message.

Can you help?




Output from system information (computer name blanked out):


Vendor: AMD, Family: AMD Athlon™ 64 Processor

Family 15 Model 13 Stepping 1

Approximate core frequency is 2211 MHz

Onboard local APIC detected.

2 Processors Installed

Computer Name:xxxxx

Windows Server 2003 Version 5.2 Build 3790

Service Pack 2


Percentage of Memory is in use: 75

Total physical memory: 2097151 KB

Free physical memory: 1028396 KB

Total size of paging file : 4194303 KB

Free size of paging file: 3143216 KB

Total virtual memory: 2097024 KB

Free virtual memory: 1952280 KB

Screen display: 1680 X 1050 pixels


Output from "used dll versions" on the help | about dialog:


caprof.sys: 3.0.2

dbghelp.dll: 6.7.5

psapi.dll: 5.2.3790

CACommon.dll: 1.2.0

CAK86Disasm.dll: 1.4.10

CAWinTaskInfo.dll: 1.3.5

CAProfEngine.dll: 0.0.0

CASimEngine.dll: 0.0.0

caWindebug.dll: 0.0.0

WinSymbolEngine.dll: 1.3.7

DCConfig.dll: 1.0.0

ViewConfig.dll: 1.0.0

QtGui4.dll: 4.3.0