Re: [PATCH] perf: make annotate more readable

From: Peter Zijlstra
Date: Tue May 17 2011 - 11:46:24 EST

On Tue, 2011-05-17 at 17:32 +0200, Stephane Eranian wrote:
> This patch adds two new options to perf annotate:
> - -R, --no-asm-raw : do not display raw instruction encodings
> - -S, --no-source : do not interleave source code with assembly code
> We believe those options make the output of annotate more readable.
> Systematically displaying source can make it hard to follow code and
> especially optimized code.

Agreed, asm->C maps from optimized code are a mess.

> Raw encodings are not useful in most cases.

Also true.

Acked-by: Peter Zijlstra <a.p.zijlstra@xxxxxxxxx>
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