Resolving symbol information into meaningful function names in tprof

In scenerios where tprof utility fails to resolve the addresses of the symbols,
instead reports the symbols in hexadecimal format. This makes perfomance analysis
difficult, since the symbols would not have resolved into meaningful function names.
This article explains the way in which users can translate the unresolved address in a
tprof profile report to meaningful function address using gensyms and dbx


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