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[libvirt] [PATCH v2 01/10] perf: add cpu_clock software perf event support



This patch adds support and documentation for
the cpu_clock perf event.

Signed-off-by: Nitesh Konkar <nitkon12 linux vnet ibm com>
---
 docs/formatdomain.html.in                   |  8 ++++++++
 docs/schemas/domaincommon.rng               |  1 +
 include/libvirt/libvirt-domain.h            | 11 +++++++++++
 src/libvirt-domain.c                        |  2 ++
 src/qemu/qemu_driver.c                      |  1 +
 src/util/virperf.c                          |  6 +++++-
 src/util/virperf.h                          |  1 +
 tests/genericxml2xmlindata/generic-perf.xml |  1 +
 tools/virsh.pod                             |  3 +++
 9 files changed, 33 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/docs/formatdomain.html.in b/docs/formatdomain.html.in
index 02ce792..403932b 100644
--- a/docs/formatdomain.html.in
+++ b/docs/formatdomain.html.in
@@ -1936,6 +1936,7 @@
   &lt;event name='stalled_cycles_frontend' enabled='no'/&gt;
   &lt;event name='stalled_cycles_backend' enabled='no'/&gt;
   &lt;event name='ref_cpu_cycles' enabled='no'/&gt;
+  &lt;event name='cpu_clock' enabled='no'/&gt;
 &lt;/perf&gt;
 ...
 </pre>
@@ -2014,6 +2015,13 @@
          by applications running on the platform</td>
       <td><code>perf.ref_cpu_cycles</code></td>
     </tr>
+    <tr>
+      <td><code>cpu_clock</code></td>
+      <td>the count of cpu clock time, as measured by a monotonic
+          high-resolution per-CPU timer, by applications running on
+          the platform</td>
+      <td><code>perf.cpu_clock</code></td>
+    </tr>
   </table>
 
     <h3><a name="elementsDevices">Devices</a></h3>
diff --git a/docs/schemas/domaincommon.rng b/docs/schemas/domaincommon.rng
index c64544a..8f52830 100644
--- a/docs/schemas/domaincommon.rng
+++ b/docs/schemas/domaincommon.rng
@@ -433,6 +433,7 @@
               <value>stalled_cycles_frontend</value>
               <value>stalled_cycles_backend</value>
               <value>ref_cpu_cycles</value>
+              <value>cpu_clock</value>
             </choice>
           </attribute>
           <attribute name="enabled">
diff --git a/include/libvirt/libvirt-domain.h b/include/libvirt/libvirt-domain.h
index c0f715d..d594121 100644
--- a/include/libvirt/libvirt-domain.h
+++ b/include/libvirt/libvirt-domain.h
@@ -2188,6 +2188,17 @@ void virDomainStatsRecordListFree(virDomainStatsRecordPtr *stats);
  */
 # define VIR_PERF_PARAM_REF_CPU_CYCLES "ref_cpu_cycles"
 
+/**
+ * VIR_PERF_PARAM_CPU_CLOCK:
+ *
+ * Macro for typed parameter name that represents cpu_clock
+ * perf event which can be used to measure the count of cpu
+ * clock time by applications running on the platform. It
+ * corresponds to the "perf.cpu_clock" field in the *Stats
+ * APIs.
+ */
+# define VIR_PERF_PARAM_CPU_CLOCK "cpu_clock"
+
 int virDomainGetPerfEvents(virDomainPtr dom,
                            virTypedParameterPtr *params,
                            int *nparams,
diff --git a/src/libvirt-domain.c b/src/libvirt-domain.c
index 619a9fc..427101f 100644
--- a/src/libvirt-domain.c
+++ b/src/libvirt-domain.c
@@ -11250,6 +11250,8 @@ virConnectGetDomainCapabilities(virConnectPtr conn,
  *                             CPU frequency scaling by applications running
  *                             as unsigned long long. It is produced by the
  *                             ref_cpu_cycles perf event.
+ *     "perf.cpu_clock" - The count of cpu clock time as unsigned long long.
+ *                        It is produced by the cpu_clock perf event.
  *
  * Note that entire stats groups or individual stat fields may be missing from
  * the output in case they are not supported by the given hypervisor, are not
diff --git a/src/qemu/qemu_driver.c b/src/qemu/qemu_driver.c
index 6e1e3d4..d64db3f 100644
--- a/src/qemu/qemu_driver.c
+++ b/src/qemu/qemu_driver.c
@@ -9569,6 +9569,7 @@ qemuDomainSetPerfEvents(virDomainPtr dom,
                                VIR_PERF_PARAM_STALLED_CYCLES_FRONTEND, VIR_TYPED_PARAM_BOOLEAN,
                                VIR_PERF_PARAM_STALLED_CYCLES_BACKEND, VIR_TYPED_PARAM_BOOLEAN,
                                VIR_PERF_PARAM_REF_CPU_CYCLES, VIR_TYPED_PARAM_BOOLEAN,
+                               VIR_PERF_PARAM_CPU_CLOCK, VIR_TYPED_PARAM_BOOLEAN,
                                NULL) < 0)
         return -1;
 
diff --git a/src/util/virperf.c b/src/util/virperf.c
index 4493608..2d6cbbb 100644
--- a/src/util/virperf.c
+++ b/src/util/virperf.c
@@ -43,7 +43,8 @@ VIR_ENUM_IMPL(virPerfEvent, VIR_PERF_EVENT_LAST,
               "cache_references", "cache_misses",
               "branch_instructions", "branch_misses",
               "bus_cycles", "stalled_cycles_frontend",
-              "stalled_cycles_backend", "ref_cpu_cycles");
+              "stalled_cycles_backend", "ref_cpu_cycles",
+              "cpu_clock");
 
 struct virPerfEvent {
     int type;
@@ -112,6 +113,9 @@ static struct virPerfEventAttr attrs[] = {
      .attrConfig = 0,
 # endif
     },
+    {.type = VIR_PERF_EVENT_CPU_CLOCK,
+     .attrType = PERF_TYPE_SOFTWARE,
+     .attrConfig = PERF_COUNT_SW_CPU_CLOCK},
 };
 typedef struct virPerfEventAttr *virPerfEventAttrPtr;
 
diff --git a/src/util/virperf.h b/src/util/virperf.h
index 1f43c92..8a7270c 100644
--- a/src/util/virperf.h
+++ b/src/util/virperf.h
@@ -47,6 +47,7 @@ typedef enum {
                                               the backend of the instruction
                                               processor pipeline */
     VIR_PERF_EVENT_REF_CPU_CYCLES,   /* Count of ref cpu cycles */
+    VIR_PERF_EVENT_CPU_CLOCK,   /* Count of cpu clock time*/
 
     VIR_PERF_EVENT_LAST
 } virPerfEventType;
diff --git a/tests/genericxml2xmlindata/generic-perf.xml b/tests/genericxml2xmlindata/generic-perf.xml
index 437cd65..3e7834e 100644
--- a/tests/genericxml2xmlindata/generic-perf.xml
+++ b/tests/genericxml2xmlindata/generic-perf.xml
@@ -26,6 +26,7 @@
     <event name='stalled_cycles_frontend' enabled='yes'/>
     <event name='stalled_cycles_backend' enabled='yes'/>
     <event name='ref_cpu_cycles' enabled='yes'/>
+    <event name='cpu_clock' enabled='yes'/>
   </perf>
   <devices>
   </devices>
diff --git a/tools/virsh.pod b/tools/virsh.pod
index 6c06ee0..b672679 100644
--- a/tools/virsh.pod
+++ b/tools/virsh.pod
@@ -964,6 +964,7 @@ I<--perf> returns the statistics of all enabled perf events:
  "perf.stalled_cycles_backend" - the count of stalled backend
                                  cpu cycles
  "perf.ref_cpu_cycles" - the count of ref cpu cycles
+ "perf.cpu_clock" - the count of cpu clock time
 
 See the B<perf> command for more details about each event.
 
@@ -2333,6 +2334,8 @@ B<Valid perf event names>
   ref_cpu_cycles   -  Provides the count of total cpu cycles
                       not affected by CPU frequency scaling by
                       applications running on the platform.
+  cpu_clock - Provides the cpu clock time consumed by
+              applications running on the platform.
 
 B<Note>: The statistics can be retrieved using the B<domstats> command using
 the I<--perf> flag.
-- 
1.9.3


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