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Subject[tip:perf/core] perf kmem: Document a missing option & an argument
Commit-ID:  577980a00063935815a55f461601579fd5e61f59
Author: Sangwon Hong <>
AuthorDate: Mon, 12 Feb 2018 05:38:36 +0900
Committer: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <>
CommitDate: Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:55:42 -0300

perf kmem: Document a missing option & an argument

First, 'perf kmem' has a '--force' option, but didn't document it on the
man page. So add it.

Second, the '--time' option has to get a value, but isn't documented on
the man page. Describe it.

Signed-off-by: Sangwon Hong <>
Acked-by: Namhyung Kim <>
Cc: Jiri Olsa <>
Cc: Taeung Song <>
[ Add blank like after --force block, as requested by Namhyung ]
Signed-off-by: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <>
tools/perf/Documentation/perf-kmem.txt | 6 +++++-
1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)

diff --git a/tools/perf/Documentation/perf-kmem.txt b/tools/perf/Documentation/perf-kmem.txt
index 479fc32..85b8ac6 100644
--- a/tools/perf/Documentation/perf-kmem.txt
+++ b/tools/perf/Documentation/perf-kmem.txt
@@ -25,6 +25,10 @@ OPTIONS
Select the input file (default: unless stdin is a fifo)

+ Don't do ownership validation
Be more verbose. (show symbol address, etc)
@@ -61,7 +65,7 @@ OPTIONS
default, but this option shows live (currently allocated) pages
instead. (This option works with --page option only)

Only analyze samples within given time window: <start>,<stop>. Times
have the format seconds.microseconds. If start is not given (i.e., time
string is ',x.y') then analysis starts at the beginning of the file. If
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