Re: [PATCHSET 00/18] perf tools: Add support for hierachy view (v7)
From: Namhyung Kim
Date: Wed Feb 24 2016 - 21:14:43 EST
On Wed, Feb 24, 2016 at 08:29:32PM -0300, Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo wrote:
> Em Thu, Feb 25, 2016 at 12:13:32AM +0900, Namhyung Kim escreveu:
> > Hello,
> > This patchset implements a new feature that collects hist entries in a
> > hierachical manner. That means lower-level entries belong to an
> > upper-level entry. The entry hierachy is built on the sort keys
> > given, so users can set it whatever they want. It only shows
> > top-level entries first, and user can expand/collapse it dynamically.
> > * Changes from v6)
> > - pass srcline, srcfile and trace_output of hist entry properly (Jiri)
> > - use hist_entry__snprintf_alignment() (Jiri)
> Suggestion for further improvement:
> perf top --hierarchy -e sched:sched_switch -s prev_comm,prev_pid,next_comm,next_pid
> Will have four levels, would be nice to have just two, perhaps expressed
> perf top --hierarchy -e sched:sched_switch -s prev_comm+prev_pid,next_comm+next_pid
> Where '+' would work as sort order separator, just like ',' but would
> have special meaning for --hierarchy.
> What do you think?
Looks like a good addition. To do that, a hist entry has to have its
own perf_hpp_list instead of a single perf_hpp_fmt. I'll try to