[PERF] TUI bug when interpreting JIT .map files
From: Trevor Norris
Date: Wed Jun 04 2014 - 14:27:26 EST
When reading the .map file for JIT usage in perf report using
the TUI interface there is a specific circumstance where perf
closes almost immediately.
A quick refresher on the contents of the .map file:
<address> <instruction size> <instruction>
The bug is manifested when the same address is listed twice, but
the instruction size differs.
This bug does not occur with the stdio or gtk interfaces.
I plan on attempting to fix this issue. Though my coding chops
aren't yet at par with kernel development. Hence why I post this
now in the case someone else wishes to investigate and is able
to create a patch first.
Please CC me on any response.
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