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    SubjectRe: Our failure on tracing tools unification (Was: Re: [RFC][PATCH 00/15] tools: Unify perf and trace-cmd trace event format parsing v2)
    On Mon, 2012-04-23 at 16:47 +0200, Frederic Weisbecker wrote:
    > Ingo doesn't seem to want this library outside perf in order to avoid
    > the fragmentation of the efforts on tracing tools.

    I really don't see the point.. parsing /debug/tracing/events/*/format
    gunk really is separate, furthermore things like powertop et al already
    are separate projects and really need this lib.

    I mean, who gives a bother where all that crap lives, if its in the
    kernel tree its all close enough to keep an eye on.. its not like
    kernel/events/ and kernel/trace/ are the same directory.

    Ingo, please could you lighten up and let people get stuff done? Merging
    the two implementations, wherever the result lives, is a better
    situation that two dis-joint implementations. So either let Frederic
    work or do it yourself but don't hand-wave and road-block stuff.

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