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The Backstroke framework for source level reverse computation applied to parallel discrete event simulation

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6 Author(s)
Vulov, G. ; Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta, GA, USA ; Cong Hou ; Vuduc, R. ; Fujimoto, R.
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We introduce Backstroke, a new open source framework for the automatic generation of reverse code for functions written in C++. Backstroke enables reverse computation for optimistic parallel discrete event simulations. It is built using the ROSE open-source compiler infrastructure, and handles complex C++ features including pointers and pointer types, arrays, function and method calls, class types, inheritance, polymorphism, virtual functions, abstract classes, templated classes and containers. Backstroke also introduces new program inversion techniques based on advanced compiler analysis tools built into ROSE. We explore and illustrate some of the complex language and semantic issues that arise in generating correct reverse code for C++ functions.

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Simulation Conference (WSC), Proceedings of the 2011 Winter

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11-14 Dec. 2011

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