[61/78] perf: Handle stopped state with tracepoints

From: Greg KH
Date: Mon Mar 21 2011 - 19:24:04 EST

2.6.38-stable review patch. If anyone has any objections, please let us know.


From: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@xxxxxxxxx>

commit a0f7d0f7fc02465bb9758501f611f63381792996 upstream.

We toggle the state from start and stop callbacks but actually
don't check it when the event triggers. Do it so that
these callbacks actually work.

Signed-off-by: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@xxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Paul Mackerras <paulus@xxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Stephane Eranian <eranian@xxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@xxxxxxxxx>
LKML-Reference: <1299529629-18280-2-git-send-email-fweisbec@xxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <mingo@xxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Greg Kroah-Hartman <gregkh@xxxxxxx>

kernel/perf_event.c | 2 ++
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+)

--- a/kernel/perf_event.c
+++ b/kernel/perf_event.c
@@ -4923,6 +4923,8 @@ static int perf_tp_event_match(struct pe
struct perf_sample_data *data,
struct pt_regs *regs)
+ if (event->hw.state & PERF_HES_STOPPED)
+ return 0;
* All tracepoints are from kernel-space.

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