Re: [PATCH 01/10] perf, tools: Factor out scale conversion code

From: Andi Kleen
Date: Fri Oct 14 2016 - 11:45:34 EST

> So if we can't convert the scale because of an allocation failure
> related to locale issues we silently trow it away and do no scale at
> all?

That is right. If your machine is thrashing to death in a OOM this
is your smallest problem.