Em Fri, Feb 02, 2018 at 10:45:46AM -0800, Stephane Eranian escreveu:
> Jiri,
> 
> On Thu, Feb 1, 2018 at 12:38 AM, Jiri Olsa <jo...@kernel.org> wrote:
> > Stephane reported that we don't set properly PERIOD
> > sample type for events with period term defined.
> >
> > Before:
> >   $ perf record -e cpu/cpu-cycles,period=1000/u ls
> >   $ perf evlist -v
> >   cpu/cpu-cycles,period=1000/u: ... sample_type: IP|TID|TIME|PERIOD, ...
> >
> > After:
> >   $ perf record -e cpu/cpu-cycles,period=1000/u ls
> >   $ perf evlist -v
> >   cpu/cpu-cycles,period=1000/u: ... sample_type: IP|TID|TIME, ...
> >
> > Setting PERIOD sample type based on period term setup.
> >
> there is still one problem remaining here. It has to do with the handling
> of cycles:pp or :p or :ppp. Suppose I want to set a period for it while I am
> also sampling on other events: Something like:
> 
> $ perf record -e
> cycles:pp,instructions,cpu/event=0xd0,umaks=0x81,period=100000/ .....
> 
> I want to set the period for cycles:pp, but not for instructions. I
> cannot use -c because
> it would also force a period on instructions. I could use the raw hw
> raw event code for cycles:pp.
> But that does not work because recent kernels prevent use of hw
> filters on events programmed
> for PEBS, e.g., cpu/event=0xc2,umask=0x1,cmask=16,inv/pp is rejected.
> PEBS does not support filters.
> It works in the case of cycles:pp simply by the nature on the
> underlying event and the stalls.
> 
> To get precise cycles, the only event syntax you can use is cycles:pp,
> but then you cannot specify
> an event-specific period. This needs to be fixed as well.
> 
> I'd like to be able to say:
> 
> $ perf record -e
> cycles:pp:period=10000001,cpu/event=0xd0,umaks=0x81,period=100000/
> 
> Or something equivalent.
> 
> Otherwise, I tested what you have written so far and it works.

So I take that as a Tested-by: Stephane and will apply the patches, Jiri
can continue working on these other aspects, right?

- Arnaldo
 
> Thanks.
> 
> 
> > Reported-by: Stephane Eranian <eran...@google.com>
> > Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/n/tip-anrtntkwfto5rqulegfwi...@git.kernel.org
> > Signed-off-by: Jiri Olsa <jo...@kernel.org>
> > ---
> >  tools/perf/util/evsel.c | 2 ++
> >  1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)
> >
> > diff --git a/tools/perf/util/evsel.c b/tools/perf/util/evsel.c
> > index 66fa45198a11..f2f2eaafde6d 100644
> > --- a/tools/perf/util/evsel.c
> > +++ b/tools/perf/util/evsel.c
> > @@ -745,12 +745,14 @@ static void apply_config_terms(struct perf_evsel 
> > *evsel,
> >                         if (!(term->weak && opts->user_interval != 
> > ULLONG_MAX)) {
> >                                 attr->sample_period = term->val.period;
> >                                 attr->freq = 0;
> > +                               perf_evsel__reset_sample_bit(evsel, PERIOD);
> >                         }
> >                         break;
> >                 case PERF_EVSEL__CONFIG_TERM_FREQ:
> >                         if (!(term->weak && opts->user_freq != UINT_MAX)) {
> >                                 attr->sample_freq = term->val.freq;
> >                                 attr->freq = 1;
> > +                               perf_evsel__set_sample_bit(evsel, PERIOD);
> >                         }
> >                         break;
> >                 case PERF_EVSEL__CONFIG_TERM_TIME:
> > --
> > 2.13.6
> >

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