perf: Use format string of printf to align strings
Amerigo Wang [Mon, 14 Dec 2009 08:23:56 +0000 (03:23 -0500)]
Instead of filling whitespaces to do alignment, use
printf's format string.

This simplifies the code a bit.

Signed-off-by: WANG Cong <amwang@redhat.com>
Cc: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@chello.nl>
Cc: Mike Galbraith <efault@gmx.de>
Cc: Paul Mackerras <paulus@samba.org>
Cc: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>
Cc: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@gmail.com>
LKML-Reference: <20091214082700.4224.57640.sendpatchset@localhost.localdomain>
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu>

tools/perf/builtin-help.c

index 9f810b1..e427d69 100644 (file)
@@ -286,8 +286,7 @@ void list_common_cmds_help(void)
 
        puts(" The most commonly used perf commands are:");
        for (i = 0; i < ARRAY_SIZE(common_cmds); i++) {
-               printf("   %s   ", common_cmds[i].name);
-               mput_char(' ', longest - strlen(common_cmds[i].name));
+               printf("   %-*s   ", longest, common_cmds[i].name);
                puts(common_cmds[i].help);
        }
 }