perf list: Allow filtering list of events
authorArnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>
Thu, 17 Feb 2011 17:38:58 +0000 (15:38 -0200)
committerArnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>
Thu, 17 Feb 2011 17:38:58 +0000 (15:38 -0200)
commit668b8788f497b2386402daeca583d6300240d41d
tree7e931ce5240c6a13b29510a854f90f07dc4629c5
parent74cfc17dc1a69c37ce6c8a76c1ce84bcb796eb0e
perf list: Allow filtering list of events

The man page has the details, here are some examples:

[root@emilia ~]# perf list *fault*  *:*wait*

List of pre-defined events (to be used in -e):
  page-faults OR faults                      [Software event]
  minor-faults                               [Software event]
  major-faults                               [Software event]
  alignment-faults                           [Software event]
  emulation-faults                           [Software event]

  radeon:radeon_fence_wait_begin             [Tracepoint event]
  radeon:radeon_fence_wait_end               [Tracepoint event]
  writeback:wbc_writeback_wait               [Tracepoint event]
  writeback:wbc_balance_dirty_wait           [Tracepoint event]
  writeback:writeback_congestion_wait        [Tracepoint event]
  writeback:writeback_wait_iff_congested     [Tracepoint event]
  sched:sched_wait_task                      [Tracepoint event]
  sched:sched_process_wait                   [Tracepoint event]
  sched:sched_stat_wait                      [Tracepoint event]
  sched:sched_stat_iowait                    [Tracepoint event]
  syscalls:sys_enter_epoll_wait              [Tracepoint event]
  syscalls:sys_exit_epoll_wait               [Tracepoint event]
  syscalls:sys_enter_epoll_pwait             [Tracepoint event]
  syscalls:sys_exit_epoll_pwait              [Tracepoint event]
  syscalls:sys_enter_rt_sigtimedwait         [Tracepoint event]
  syscalls:sys_exit_rt_sigtimedwait          [Tracepoint event]
  syscalls:sys_enter_waitid                  [Tracepoint event]
  syscalls:sys_exit_waitid                   [Tracepoint event]
  syscalls:sys_enter_wait4                   [Tracepoint event]
  syscalls:sys_exit_wait4                    [Tracepoint event]
  syscalls:sys_enter_waitpid                 [Tracepoint event]
  syscalls:sys_exit_waitpid                  [Tracepoint event]
[root@emilia ~]#

Suggested-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
Cc: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@gmail.com>
Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
Cc: Mike Galbraith <efault@gmx.de>
Cc: Paul Mackerras <paulus@samba.org>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org>
Cc: Stephane Eranian <eranian@google.com>
Cc: Tom Zanussi <tzanussi@gmail.com>
LKML-Reference: <new-submission>
Signed-off-by: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>
tools/perf/Documentation/perf-list.txt
tools/perf/builtin-list.c
tools/perf/util/parse-events.c
tools/perf/util/parse-events.h