Re: [PATCH V3] perf/x86/intel/uncore: remove nonexistent clockticks event for client uncore

From: Andi Kleen
Date: Tue Jul 11 2017 - 11:24:53 EST

> User observable change with the patch.
> clockticks event is removed from CBOX. User may need to change their
> script to use uncore_clock/clockticks/ instead.

I don't think we can do that and break everyone's scripts. Have to keep
the old behavior, even though it is not ideal.

Or you fix the the uncore subsystem to support a separate attribute
array for the first cbox.