The gprof-exit package supplies an object file that redefines _exit to print profiling information for the gprof program. This allows use of gprof to profile programs that call _exit directly rather than calling exit.
How to install gprof-exit
How to use gprof-exit
To use gprof-exit with a typical /package project, alter the the conf-cc and conf-ld files in the package you wish to profile to include any desired gprof options. In conf-ld also include the full path to your version of gprof_exit.o as an object-file argument.
Files in this package are in the public domain.
The gprof-exit package comes with NO WARRANTY.