Re: [PATCH 16/26] perf tools: Synthesize modules with mmap3
Date: Wed Sep 16 2020 - 15:02:45 EST
On Wed, Sep 16, 2020 at 11:07:44AM -0300, Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo wrote:
> Em Wed, Sep 16, 2020 at 10:20:18AM +0200, Jiri Olsa escreveu:
> > > IIRC BUILD_ID_SIZE is 20 bytes which is the correct size for SHA-1. A
> > > build ID may be 128-bits (16 bytes) if md5 or uuid hashes are used.
> > > Should this test just be "> 0" ?
> > ah right, will check on that
> And how do you deal with this in the kernel? I.e. to inform userspace,
> via the PERF_RECORD_MMAP3 (or MMAP2 with that misc bit trick) the size
> of the build-id?
The union size is 24 bytes, so there's plenty space to store a length
field with the buildid.