Package perf

Performance monitoring for the Linux kernel

http://www.kernel.org/

This package contains the perf tool, which enables performance monitoring
of the Linux kernel.

General Commands
Command Description
perf Performance analysis tools for Linux
perf-annotate Read perf.data (created by perf record) and display annotated code
perf-archive Create archive with object files with build-ids found in perf.data file
perf-bench General framework for benchmark suites
perf-buildid-cache Manage build-id cache.
perf-buildid-list List the buildids in a perf.data file
perf-c2c Shared Data C2C/HITM Analyzer.
perf-config Get and set variables in a configuration file.
perf-data Data file related processing
perf-diff Read perf.data files and display the differential profile
perf-evlist List the event names in a perf.data file
perf-ftrace simple wrapper for kernel's ftrace functionality
perf-help display help information about perf
perf-inject Filter to augment the events stream with additional information
perf-kallsyms Searches running kernel for symbols
perf-kmem Tool to trace/measure kernel memory properties
perf-kvm Tool to trace/measure kvm guest os
perf-list List all symbolic event types
perf-lock Analyze lock events
perf-mem Profile memory accesses
perf-probe Define new dynamic tracepoints
perf-record Run a command and record its profile into perf.data
perf-report Read perf.data (created by perf record) and display the profile
perf-sched Tool to trace/measure scheduler properties (latencies)
perf-script Read perf.data (created by perf record) and display trace output
perf-script-perl Process trace data with a Perl script
perf-script-python Process trace data with a Python script
perf-stat Run a command and gather performance counter statistics
perf-test Runs sanity tests.
perf-timechart Tool to visualize total system behavior during a workload
perf-top System profiling tool.
perf-trace strace inspired tool