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authorArnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>2011-03-15 11:04:13 -0300
committerArnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>2011-03-15 11:10:48 -0300
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perf evlist: New command to list the names of events present in a perf.data file
[root@emilia ~]# perf record -a -e sched:* -e timer:timer* sleep 5 [ perf record: Woken up 1 times to write data ] [ perf record: Captured and wrote 0.172 MB perf.data (~7530 samples) ] [root@emilia ~]# perf evlist sched:sched_kthread_stop sched:sched_kthread_stop_ret sched:sched_wakeup sched:sched_wakeup_new sched:sched_switch sched:sched_migrate_task sched:sched_process_free sched:sched_process_exit sched:sched_wait_task sched:sched_process_wait sched:sched_process_fork sched:sched_stat_wait sched:sched_stat_sleep sched:sched_stat_iowait sched:sched_stat_runtime sched:sched_pi_setprio timer:timer_init timer:timer_start timer:timer_expire_entry timer:timer_expire_exit timer:timer_cancel [root@emilia ~]# Cc: Frederic Weisbecker <fweisbec@gmail.com> Cc: Ingo Molnar <mingo@elte.hu> Cc: Mike Galbraith <efault@gmx.de> Cc: Paul Mackerras <paulus@samba.org> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Stephane Eranian <eranian@google.com> Cc: Tom Zanussi <tzanussi@gmail.com> LKML-Reference: <new-submission> Signed-off-by: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>
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+perf-evlist(1)
+==============
+
+NAME
+----
+perf-evlist - List the event names in a perf.data file
+
+SYNOPSIS
+--------
+[verse]
+'perf evlist <options>'
+
+DESCRIPTION
+-----------
+This command displays the names of events sampled in a perf.data file.
+
+OPTIONS
+-------
+-i::
+--input=::
+ Input file name. (default: perf.data)
+
+SEE ALSO
+--------
+linkperf:perf-record[1], linkperf:perf-list[1],
+linkperf:perf-report[1]