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[PATCH AUTOSEL 4.19 04/28] perf test shell: Use a fallback to get the pathname in vfs_getname




From: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@xxxxxxxxxx>

[ Upstream commit 03fa483821c0b4db7c2b1453d3332f397d82313f ]

Some kernels, like 4.19.13-300.fc29.x86_64 in fedora 29, fail with the
existing probe definition asking for the contents of result->name,
working when we ask for the 'filename' variable instead, so add a
fallback to that.

Now those tests are back working on fedora 29 systems with that kernel:

  # perf test vfs_getname
  65: Use vfs_getname probe to get syscall args filenames   : Ok
  66: Add vfs_getname probe to get syscall args filenames   : Ok
  67: Check open filename arg using perf trace + vfs_getname: Ok
  #

Cc: Adrian Hunter <adrian.hunter@xxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Jiri Olsa <jolsa@xxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: Namhyung Kim <namhyung@xxxxxxxxxx>
Link: https://lkml.kernel.org/n/tip-klt3n0i58dfqttveti09q3fi@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Signed-off-by: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <acme@xxxxxxxxxx>
Signed-off-by: Sasha Levin <sashal@xxxxxxxxxx>
---
 tools/perf/tests/shell/lib/probe_vfs_getname.sh | 3 ++-
 1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/tools/perf/tests/shell/lib/probe_vfs_getname.sh b/tools/perf/tests/shell/lib/probe_vfs_getname.sh
index 1c16e56cd93e..7cb99b433888 100644
--- a/tools/perf/tests/shell/lib/probe_vfs_getname.sh
+++ b/tools/perf/tests/shell/lib/probe_vfs_getname.sh
@@ -13,7 +13,8 @@ add_probe_vfs_getname() {
 	local verbose=$1
 	if [ $had_vfs_getname -eq 1 ] ; then
 		line=$(perf probe -L getname_flags 2>&1 | egrep 'result.*=.*filename;' | sed -r 's/[[:space:]]+([[:digit:]]+)[[:space:]]+result->uptr.*/\1/')
-		perf probe $verbose "vfs_getname=getname_flags:${line} pathname=result->name:string"
+		perf probe -q       "vfs_getname=getname_flags:${line} pathname=result->name:string" || \
+		perf probe $verbose "vfs_getname=getname_flags:${line} pathname=filename:string"
 	fi
 }
 
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2.19.1