[PATCH 3/4] perf: Use pmu_events_map table to create event aliases

Andi Kleen ak at linux.intel.com
Fri May 22 04:50:48 AEST 2015

On Wed, May 20, 2015 at 10:02:04PM -0700, Sukadev Bhattiprolu wrote:
> Andi Kleen [ak at linux.intel.com] wrote:
> | If you need something else in vfm to identify the CPU 
> | can't you just add it there? I wouldn't really call it vfm, it's
> | really a "abstract cpu identifier per architecture". So if you
> | need pvr just add it there.
> Ok. I will change vfm to cpuid_str and include pvr in it.


With that change it would be also cleaner to provide a get_cpuid_str()
function by the architecture code, and then strcmp in the matching
code, instead of having architecture specific compare code.


ak at linux.intel.com -- Speaking for myself only

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