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SubjectRe: [PATCH 4/5] perf arm-spe: Implement find_snapshot callback
Hi Leo,

Many thanks for your comments.

On 04/10/2021 13:27, Leo Yan wrote:

> Hi German,
> On Thu, Sep 30, 2021 at 01:26:15PM +0100, German Gomez wrote:
> [...]
> So simply say, I think the head pointer monotonically increasing is
> the right thing to do in Arm SPE driver.

I will talk to James about how we can proceed on this.

>> (note that the patch will skip the wrap-around detection if this is the
>> case,
>> in order to handle both cases in the userspace perf tool).
> Almost agree, I read multiple times but have no idea what's the
> "both cases" in the last sentence.

Apologies for the later part was not clear. What I meant to say was that
in the original patch for cs-etm, it seemed to handle both cases where
AUX head might be monotonically and non-monotonically increasing, so we
applied the same for the Arm SPE patch.

> Please let me know if anything is not clear.
> Thanks,
> Leo
> [1]

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