> What we do know about the CPU vendor event names is that they are vendor
> and that's a pretty stable property. So my suggestion would be to simply make
> perf list vendor
> with perhaps add aliases as well:
> perf list model
> perf list cpu-model
> ... and 'perf list hardware' should probably also list all the vendor
> hardware events as well.
Sure can change it.
> Could we please work a bit more on making vendor specific hardware event
> more usable to people who don't care about internals?
Do you prefer fully new patches, or are incremential patches ok?