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authorNamhyung Kim <namhyung@kernel.org>2016-02-03 23:11:20 +0900
committerArnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>2016-02-03 12:24:21 -0300
commitc6f5f6b662719ded53700deefec7dbc4227c9778 (patch)
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perf report: Update documentation of --sort option
The description of the memory sort key (used by --mem-mode) was misplaced. Move it under the --sort option so that it can be referenced properly. Signed-off-by: Namhyung Kim <namhyung@kernel.org> Cc: Andi Kleen <andi@firstfloor.org> Cc: David Ahern <dsahern@gmail.com> Cc: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@kernel.org> Cc: Peter Zijlstra <peterz@infradead.org> Cc: Stephane Eranian <eranian@google.com> Cc: Wang Nan <wangnan0@huawei.com> Link: http://lkml.kernel.org/r/1454508683-5735-1-git-send-email-namhyung@kernel.org Signed-off-by: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@redhat.com>
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diff --git a/tools/perf/Documentation/perf-report.txt b/tools/perf/Documentation/perf-report.txt
index 8a301f6afb37..1cb8fac596b1 100644
--- a/tools/perf/Documentation/perf-report.txt
+++ b/tools/perf/Documentation/perf-report.txt
@@ -117,6 +117,22 @@ OPTIONS
And default sort keys are changed to comm, dso_from, symbol_from, dso_to
and symbol_to, see '--branch-stack'.
+ If the --mem-mode option is used, the following sort keys are also available
+ (incompatible with --branch-stack):
+ symbol_daddr, dso_daddr, locked, tlb, mem, snoop, dcacheline.
+
+ - symbol_daddr: name of data symbol being executed on at the time of sample
+ - dso_daddr: name of library or module containing the data being executed
+ on at the time of the sample
+ - locked: whether the bus was locked at the time of the sample
+ - tlb: type of tlb access for the data at the time of the sample
+ - mem: type of memory access for the data at the time of the sample
+ - snoop: type of snoop (if any) for the data at the time of the sample
+ - dcacheline: the cacheline the data address is on at the time of the sample
+
+ And the default sort keys are changed to local_weight, mem, sym, dso,
+ symbol_daddr, dso_daddr, snoop, tlb, locked, see '--mem-mode'.
+
If the data file has tracepoint event(s), following (dynamic) sort keys
are also available:
trace, trace_fields, [<event>.]<field>[/raw]
@@ -151,22 +167,6 @@ OPTIONS
By default, every sort keys not specified in -F will be appended
automatically.
- If --mem-mode option is used, following sort keys are also available
- (incompatible with --branch-stack):
- symbol_daddr, dso_daddr, locked, tlb, mem, snoop, dcacheline.
-
- - symbol_daddr: name of data symbol being executed on at the time of sample
- - dso_daddr: name of library or module containing the data being executed
- on at the time of sample
- - locked: whether the bus was locked at the time of sample
- - tlb: type of tlb access for the data at the time of sample
- - mem: type of memory access for the data at the time of sample
- - snoop: type of snoop (if any) for the data at the time of sample
- - dcacheline: the cacheline the data address is on at the time of sample
-
- And default sort keys are changed to local_weight, mem, sym, dso,
- symbol_daddr, dso_daddr, snoop, tlb, locked, see '--mem-mode'.
-
-p::
--parent=<regex>::
A regex filter to identify parent. The parent is a caller of this