Re: [BUG] perf top: --stdio causes continuous refresh

From: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo
Date: Thu Feb 06 2014 - 08:56:48 EST

Em Wed, Feb 05, 2014 at 10:25:09PM +0100, Stephane Eranian escreveu:
> If you run perf top on 3.14 but you force --stdio mode, perf top
> goes crazy and constantly refreshes the output.
> It does that with many older versions of the perf as well on 3.14.
> It runs fine with newt mode.
> Works fine with my 3.11 kernel. So something must be broken
> with 3.14.

> Can you reproduce the problem as well?

Not so far, using my perf/urgent branch:

[root@ssdandy ~]# perf --version
perf version 3.13.g1da187

Also it honours --delay, i.e.

# perf top --delay 5 --stdio

it will wait 5 seconds between refreshes, etc.

Checking out v3.14-rc1 now.

- Arnaldo
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