Package perf

Performance monitoring for the Linux kernel

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 (created by perf record) and display annotated code
perf-archive Create archive with object files with build-ids found in file
perf-bench General framework for benchmark suites
perf-buildid-cache Manage build-id cache.
perf-buildid-list List the buildids in a 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 files and display the differential profile
perf-evlist List the event names in a 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-report Read (created by perf record) and display the profile
perf-sched Tool to trace/measure scheduler properties (latencies)
perf-script Read (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
perf-version display the version of perf binary