You may often want to profile every function in a package. Click Packages... to specify a list of packages whose functions you want to profile. The dialog shown in Select Packages to Profile dialog appears.
Figure 21.5 Select Packages to Profile dialog
The main part of this dialog consists of two lists:
A global function will be profiled if its symbol is visible in one of the Selected Packages.
To modify the Selected Packages list:
Adds all packages.
Note: There are significant processing overheads when profiling all functions in all packages, and the results you get may include much unwanted information.
Adds the CL-USER package.
User and CL
Adds the CL-USER and CL packages.
User and Standard
Adds the CL-USER package along with those packages that you have defined.
Note: The Profiler tool assumes that packages not named in the value of
Also you can click the None button to clear the list of Selected Packages. This is useful is you only want to profile a few functions, which you can specify easily using the Symbols... button on the Profiler tool itself.