Re: [RFC 00/14] perf tools: Introduce new 'ftrace' command

From: Namhyung Kim
Date: Wed Apr 24 2013 - 05:30:08 EST

Hi Pekka,

On Tue, 23 Apr 2013 20:19:37 +0300, Pekka Enberg wrote:
> Hello,
> On Tue, 2013-04-23 at 17:30 +0900, Namhyung Kim wrote:
>>> This patchset implements a front-end tool for kernel's ftrace. It
>>> uses function_graph tracer by default and normal function tracer is
>>> also supported. (Of course you need to enable those tracers in your
>>> kernel first.)
> On Tue, Apr 23, 2013 at 6:58 PM, Steven Rostedt <rostedt@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Very nice Namhyung, thanks for doing this. I did a quick run through of
>> the patches and I have no complaints about them. I'm not sure how the
>> others will feel about it.
> I also skimmed through the patches and they look like a reasonable
> starting point. So FWIW,
> Acked-by: Pekka Enberg <penberg@xxxxxxxxxx>

Thank you!

> Are there any plans in trying to consolidate 'perf trace' and this? As
> a user I don't really care what the underlying mechanism and would
> like things to just work out of the box.

No plans currently. I'll try to think about it more..

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