Re: [PATCH 9/9] perf, tools: Add a --quiet flag to perf list

From: Jiri Olsa
Date: Wed Jul 09 2014 - 18:21:21 EST

On Sun, Jun 15, 2014 at 10:17:41PM +0900, Namhyung Kim wrote:
> Hi Andi,
> 2014-06-13 (ê), 16:03 -0700, Andi Kleen:
> > From: Andi Kleen <ak@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >
> > Add a --quiet flag to perf list to not print the event descriptions
> > that were earlier added for JSON events. This may be useful to
> > get a less crowded listing.
> >
> > It's still default to print descriptions as that is the more useful
> > default for most users. Requested by Namhyung Kim.
> Did I request the --quiet thing? It seems like there's a
> miscommunication.. :-/
> I still prefer -v option and not printing descriptions by default - but
> want to inform users to use -v option. However I also want to hear from
> others on this.

I dont mind descriptions by default, but 'quiet' seems more generic
than what it does now ... how about '--no-desc'

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