[GIT PULL] perf_event/tracing/powerpc patches from Anton Blanchard

Ingo Molnar mingo at elte.hu
Thu Oct 29 17:55:01 EST 2009

* Paul Mackerras <paulus at samba.org> wrote:

> Here is a series of patches from Anton Blanchard that implement some 
> nice tracing and perf_event features on powerpc.  One of them is 
> generic perf_event stuff (adding software events for alignment faults 
> and instruction emulation faults).
> Since this touches the perf_event and tracing subsystems as well as 
> the powerpc architecture code, I think the best way forward is for 
> both Ingo and Ben to pull it into their trees.  I have based it on the 
> most recent point in Linus' tree that Ingo had pulled into his perf 
> branches (as of yesterday or so).

The generic perf bits look good to me - can pull it if Ben OKs the 
PowerPC bits.



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