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OPHELP

Section: User Commands (1)
Updated: Sun 24 June 2007
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NAME

ophelp - list OProfile events  

SYNOPSIS


ophelp [ options ] [event name]  

DESCRIPTION

By default, ophelp lists the available performance counter options. If you give it a symbolic event name, it will return the hardware value (e.g. "ophelp DATA_MEM_REFS").

 

OPTIONS

--cpu-type / -c
Show the events for the given numerical CPU type.
--get-cpu-type / -r
Show the symbolic CPU name.
--help / -? / --usage
Show help message.
--version / -v
Show version.

 

ENVIRONMENT

No special environment variables are recognised by ophelp.

 

FILES

$prefix/share/oprofile/
Event description files used by OProfile.
/var/lib/oprofile/samples/
The location of the generated sample files.

 

VERSION

This man page is current for oprofile-0.9.2.

 

SEE ALSO

/usr/share/doc/oprofile/, oprofile(1)


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
ENVIRONMENT
FILES
VERSION
SEE ALSO