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SubjectRe: [PATCH] perf tool: Fix cross-endian analysis
Em Fri, Apr 10, 2015 at 10:27:26AM +0200, Jiri Olsa escreveu:
> On Thu, Apr 09, 2015 at 04:15:46PM -0400, David Ahern wrote:
> > Trying to analyze a big endian data file on little endian system
> > fails with the error:
> > 0xa9b40 [0x70]: failed to process type: 9
> >
> > The problem is that header parsing is not done correctly because
> > the file attributes are not swapped. Make it so. With this patch
> > able to analyze a sparc64 data file on x86_64.
> >
> > Signed-off-by: David Ahern <david.ahern@oracle.com>
> > Cc: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@kernel.org>
> > Cc: Namhyung Kim <namhyung@kernel.org>
> > ---
> > tools/perf/util/header.c | 5 ++++-
> > 1 files changed, 4 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
> >
> > diff --git a/tools/perf/util/header.c b/tools/perf/util/header.c
> > index e38cf62..45b7e72 100644
> > --- a/tools/perf/util/header.c
> > +++ b/tools/perf/util/header.c
> > @@ -2586,8 +2586,11 @@ int perf_session__read_header(struct perf_session *session)
> > if (read_attr(fd, header, &f_attr) < 0)
> > goto out_errno;
> >
> > - if (header->needs_swap)
> > + if (header->needs_swap) {
> > + f_attr.ids.size = bswap_64(f_attr.ids.size);
> > + f_attr.ids.offset = bswap_64(f_attr.ids.offset);
> > perf_event__attr_swap(&f_attr.attr);
> > + }
>
> so people do actually use it ;-)
>
> Acked-by: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@kernel.org>

Thanks, applied.

- Arnaldo


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