On Mon, Apr 16, 2018 at 03:10:40PM +0530, Ravi Bangoria wrote: > Hi Masami, > > On 04/16/2018 02:57 PM, Masami Hiramatsu wrote: > > On Mon, 9 Apr 2018 16:36:33 +0530 > > Ravi Bangoria <ravi.bango...@linux.vnet.ibm.com> wrote: > > > >> User can remove files from cache using --remove/--purge options > >> but both needs list of files as an argument. It's not convenient > >> when you want to flush out entire cache. Add an option to purge > >> all files from cache. > >> > >> Ex, > >> # perf buildid-cache -l > >> /tmp/a.out (8a86ef73e44067bca52cc3f6cd3e5446c783391c) > >> /tmp/a.out.1 (ebe71fdcf4b366518cc154d570a33cd461a51c36) > >> # perf buildid-cache -P -v > >> Removing /tmp/a.out (8a86ef73e44067bca52cc3f6cd3e5446c783391c): Ok > >> Removing /tmp/a.out.1 (ebe71fdcf4b366518cc154d570a33cd461a51c36): Ok > >> Purged all: Ok > > Hmm, for purging all caches will be done by > > > > $ rm -rf ~/.debug > > > > Are there any difference? > > No logical difference if you know it's ~/.debug where it goes. :) > I also used to do rm -rf earlier. > > This option is for a perf users. But I'm fine if it's not really needed. > Will drop it.
I'd keep it.. as you said it could be configured at some other dir jirka