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SubjectRe: [PATCH] perf report: Don't shadow inlined symbol with different addr range
Em Tue, Feb 19, 2019 at 03:02:13PM +0100, Jiri Olsa escreveu:
> On Tue, Feb 19, 2019 at 09:05:31PM +0800, He Kuang wrote:
> > We can't assume inlined symbols with the same name are equal, because
> > their address range may be different. This will cause the symbols with
> > different addresses be shadowed when adding to the hist entry, and lead
> > to ERANGE error when checking the symbol address during sample parse, the
> > addr should be within the range of [sym.start, sym.end].

> > The error message is like: "0x36aea60 [0x8]: failed to process type: 68".

> > The second parameter of symbol__new() is the length of the fake symbol for
> > the inline frame, which is the subtraction of the end and start address of
> > base_sym.

> > Signed-off-by: He Kuang <>

> Acked-by: Jiri Olsa <>

Thanks, applying and adding the missing Fixes line:

Fixes: aa441895f7b4 ("perf report: Compare symbol name for inlined frames when sorting")

Also added Millian, the author of that patch to the Cc list, so that he
can check this as well if he has the time for doing so.

Please double check that this indeed is when this problem was

- Arnaldo

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