#184 opcontrol cannot start daemon in timer mode

closed-fixed
None
5
2009-11-24
2009-08-26
Tom Donovan
No

opcontrol --start in timer mode shows "oprofiled: no events specified." error.

OProfile 0.9.5 - ARM/Linux Debian 5 "Lenny". Boot arg oprofile.timer=1
Running in timer mode due to Cortex-a8 hw bug with perf counters. OMAP3 cpu.

Proposed patch:
--- opcontrol 2009-08-25 17:28:23.000000000 -0400
+++ /usr/local/bin/opcontrol 2009-07-10 16:03:40.000000000 -0400
@@ -1300,7 +1300,6 @@
fi

if test "$IS_TIMER" = 1; then
+ OPROFILED_EVENTS=TIMER_INT
return
fi

Discussion

  • Sorry for the delay in responding to this bugzilla. Hopefully, you've noticed that this bug was fixed with a patch posted on Sept 10, subject "Re: [PATCH1/1] Fix Timer mode".

     
    • assigned_to: nobody --> maynardj
    • status: open --> open-fixed
     
    • status: open-fixed --> closed-fixed