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From: Steven Rostedt <>
To: "Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)" <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH 08/15] kernel-shark: Integrate the stream definitions with the C API
Date: Wed, 7 Oct 2020 16:12:26 -0400
Message-ID: <20201007161226.6e1da22e@gandalf.local.home> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

I didn't apply the first patch, and nothing broke up until this patch.

On Tue, 29 Sep 2020 16:41:16 +0300
"Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)" <> wrote:

> Unfortunately this integration can only happen in a single change,
> which results into one huge patch, that may be hard to review. In
> this patch we modify the API itself plus the two most basic examples
> demonstrating how to use it. The most noticeable change that this
> new version of the API brings is that the processing of the
> trace-cmd/Ftrace data is wrapped inside the dedicated implementation
> of the Data stream interface and no trace-cmd definitions are leaking
> outside of src/libkshark-tepdata.c.

I find it hard to believe that we can't break this up more.

Can you tell me what the old API did and what the new API does. I can
probably help out in taking steps to go from one to the other. But I don't
understand what exactly is changing without spending several days staring
at this code.

-- Steve

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Thread overview: 21+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-09-29 13:41 [PATCH 00/15] Start KernelShark v2 transformation Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 01/15] kernel-shark: split kernel-shark from trace-cmd repo Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 02/15] kernel-shark: Version 1.2.0 Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 03/15] kernel-shark: Start introducing KernelShark 2.0 Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-10-07 20:08   ` Steven Rostedt
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 04/15] kernel-shark: Use only signed types in kshark_entry Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 05/15] kernel-shark: Introduce libkshark-hash Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-10-06 21:02   ` Steven Rostedt
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 06/15] kernel-shark: Introduce Data streams Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 07/15] kernel-shark: Add stream_id to kshark_entry Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 08/15] kernel-shark: Integrate the stream definitions with the C API Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-10-07 20:12   ` Steven Rostedt [this message]
2020-10-08  7:17     ` Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-10-07 20:29   ` Steven Rostedt
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 09/15] kernel-shark: Provide merging of multiple data streams Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 10/15] kernel-shark: Integrate the stream definitions with data model Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 11/15] kernel-shark: Use only signed types for model defs Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 12/15] kernel-shark: Add ksmodel_get_bin() Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 13/15] kernel-shark: Protect ksmodel_set_in_range_bining() Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 14/15] kernel-shark: Add methods for time calibration Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)
2020-09-29 13:41 ` [PATCH 15/15] kernel-shark: Integrate streams with libkshark-configio Yordan Karadzhov (VMware)

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