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Date:	Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:59:03 +0800
From:	"Yan, Zheng" <zheng.z.yan@...el.com>
To:	Andi Kleen <andi@...stfloor.org>
CC:	linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org, a.p.zijlstra@...llo.nl,
	mingo@...nel.org, acme@...radead.org, eranian@...gle.com
Subject: Re: [PATCH v3 5/9] perf, x86: large PEBS interrupt threshold

On 07/23/2014 12:16 AM, Andi Kleen wrote:
>> +	/*
>> +	 * When the event is constrained enough we can use a larger
>> +	 * threshold and run the event with less frequent PMI.
>> +	 */
>> +	if (0 && /* disable this temporarily */
> 
> Where in the patchkit does it get reenabled?

enabled by patch 7
> 
> -Andi
> 
>> +	    (hwc->flags & PERF_X86_EVENT_AUTO_RELOAD) &&
>> +	    !(event->attr.sample_type & ~PEBS_FREERUNNING_FLAGS)) {
>> +		threshold = ds->pebs_absolute_maximum -
>> +			x86_pmu.max_pebs_events * x86_pmu.pebs_record_size;
>> +	} else {
>> +		threshold = ds->pebs_buffer_base + x86_pmu.pebs_record_size;
>> +	}
>> +	if (first_pebs || ds->pebs_interrupt_threshold > threshold)
>> +		ds->pebs_interrupt_threshold = threshold;

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