perf stat: Print out miss/hit ratio for L1 data-cache events
authorIngo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
Wed, 27 Apr 2011 11:25:24 +0000 (13:25 +0200)
committerIngo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
Tue, 26 Apr 2011 18:32:24 +0000 (20:32 +0200)
commit8bb6c79f24e66538f606076915e918242c02ec7c
tree44196658307709aabd70ee2ab7ee6187e3f5b190
parentc78df6c1d49b5d798f1579141e3a12be7c325d1e
perf stat: Print out miss/hit ratio for L1 data-cache events

Print out this kind of l1-dcache-misses percentage:

 Performance counter stats for './bw_tcp localhost':

    29,956,262,201 cycles                   #    3.002 GHz                      (scaled from 85.14%)
     8,255,209,558 stalled-cycles           #   27.56% of all cycles are idle   (scaled from 86.56%)
     1,206,130,308 l1-dcache-misses         #   40.49% of all L1-dcache hits    (scaled from 86.30%)
     2,978,756,779 l1-dcache-refs           #  298.512 M/sec                    (scaled from 70.02%)
     8,861,956,159 instructions             #    0.30  insns per cycle
                                            #    0.93  stalled cycles per insn  (scaled from 84.27%)
     1,644,306,068 branches                 #  164.782 M/sec                    (scaled from 86.43%)
        74,778,443 branch-misses            #    4.55% of all branches          (scaled from 70.69%)
       9978.695711 task-clock               #    0.693 CPUs utilized

       14.404347983  seconds time elapsed

And color the result depending on the severity of cache-trashing.

Acked-by: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl>
Acked-by Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>
Cc: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@gmail.com>
Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/n/tip-54gmz0zymaid84zcs7joq02p@git.kernel.org
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>
tools/perf/builtin-stat.c