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Date:   Tue, 21 Aug 2018 16:27:58 +0900
From:   Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat@...nel.org>
To:     Steven Rostedt <rostedt@...dmis.org>
Cc:     Ingo Molnar <mingo@...hat.com>,
        Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat@...nel.org>,
        Shuah Khan <shuah@...nel.org>, linux-kernel@...r.kernel.org
Subject: [PATCH v2.1] tracing: Allow gcov profiling on only ftrace subsystem

Add GCOV_PROFILE_FTRACE to allow gcov profiling
on only files in ftrace subsystem. This config
option will be used for checking kselftest/ftrace
coverage.

Signed-off-by: Masami Hiramatsu <mhiramat@...nel.org>
---
 Changes in v2.1:
  - Fix description according to Steve's comment.
---
 kernel/trace/Kconfig  |   12 ++++++++++++
 kernel/trace/Makefile |    5 +++++
 2 files changed, 17 insertions(+)

diff --git a/kernel/trace/Kconfig b/kernel/trace/Kconfig
index fd6754b88f87..aec44d838283 100644
--- a/kernel/trace/Kconfig
+++ b/kernel/trace/Kconfig
@@ -774,6 +774,18 @@ config TRACING_EVENTS_GPIO
 	help
 	  Enable tracing events for gpio subsystem
 
+config GCOV_PROFILE_FTRACE
+	bool "Enable GCOV profiling on ftrace subsystem"
+	depends on GCOV_KERNEL
+	help
+	  Enable GCOV profiling on ftrace subsystem for checking
+	  which functions/lines are tested.
+
+	  If unsure, say N.
+
+	  Note that on a kernel compiled with this config, ftrace will
+	  run significantly slower.
+
 endif # FTRACE
 
 endif # TRACING_SUPPORT
diff --git a/kernel/trace/Makefile b/kernel/trace/Makefile
index 98d53b39a8ee..f81dadbc7c4a 100644
--- a/kernel/trace/Makefile
+++ b/kernel/trace/Makefile
@@ -23,6 +23,11 @@ ifdef CONFIG_TRACING_BRANCHES
 KBUILD_CFLAGS += -DDISABLE_BRANCH_PROFILING
 endif
 
+# for GCOV coverage profiling
+ifdef CONFIG_GCOV_PROFILE_FTRACE
+GCOV_PROFILE := y
+endif
+
 CFLAGS_trace_benchmark.o := -I$(src)
 CFLAGS_trace_events_filter.o := -I$(src)
 

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