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    Subject[PATCH 1/7] perf record: Avoid synthesizing mmap() for all processes in per-thread mode
    From: Stephane Eranian <>

    A bug was introduced by commit c45c6ea2e5c57960dc67e00294c2b78e9540c007.

    Perf record was scanning /proc/PID to create synthetic PERF_RECOR_MMAP
    entries even though it was running in per-thread mode. There was a bogus
    check to select what mmaps to synthesize. We only need all processes in
    system-wide mode.

    Cc: David S. Miller <>
    Cc: Frédéric Weisbecker <>
    Cc: Ingo Molnar <>
    Cc: Paul Mackerras <>
    Cc: Peter Zijlstra <>
    Cc: Stephane Eranian <>
    LKML-Reference: <>
    Signed-off-by: Stephane Eranian <>
    Signed-off-by: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <>
    tools/perf/builtin-record.c | 2 +-
    1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

    diff --git a/tools/perf/builtin-record.c b/tools/perf/builtin-record.c
    index 39c7247..5efc3fc 100644
    --- a/tools/perf/builtin-record.c
    +++ b/tools/perf/builtin-record.c
    @@ -714,7 +714,7 @@ static int __cmd_record(int argc, const char **argv)
    if (perf_guest)
    perf_session__process_machines(session, event__synthesize_guest_os);

    - if (!system_wide && cpu_list)
    + if (!system_wide)
    event__synthesize_thread(target_tid, process_synthesized_event,
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