Patchwork [1/4] trace: added ability to comment out events in the list

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Submitter Stefan Hajnoczi
Date July 19, 2012, 10:52 a.m.
Message ID <1342695173-32010-2-git-send-email-stefanha@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
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Permalink /patch/171925/
State New
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Stefan Hajnoczi - July 19, 2012, 10:52 a.m.
From: Alexey Kardashevskiy <aik@ozlabs.ru>

It is convenient for debug to be able to switch on/off some events easily.
The only possibility now is to remove event name from the file completely
and type it again when we want it back.

The patch adds '#' symbol handling as a comment specifier.

Signed-off-by: Alexey Kardashevskiy <aik@ozlabs.ru>
Signed-off-by: Stefan Hajnoczi <stefanha@linux.vnet.ibm.com>
---
 trace/control.c |    3 +++
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+)

Patch

diff --git a/trace/control.c b/trace/control.c
index 4c5527d..22d5863 100644
--- a/trace/control.c
+++ b/trace/control.c
@@ -27,6 +27,9 @@  void trace_backend_init_events(const char *fname)
         size_t len = strlen(line_buf);
         if (len > 1) {              /* skip empty lines */
             line_buf[len - 1] = '\0';
+            if ('#' == line_buf[0]) { /* skip commented lines */
+                continue;
+            }
             if (!trace_event_set_state(line_buf, true)) {
                 fprintf(stderr,
                         "error: trace event '%s' does not exist\n", line_buf);