Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 462321
Integrate spu-tools into libspe2
Last modified: 2015-05-04 21:34:14 EDT
Description of problem:
Red Hat process mandates for me to open "[bugzilla] in component distribution which depends on Package Review", which I'm hereby doing.
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=462319 Review request
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=439491 Customer request
*** Bug 439491 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Emily J. Ratliff <email@example.com> - 2008-03-24 10:57 EDT
1. Feature Id: 
Bugzilla Id: <a target='_blank' href='https://bugzilla.linux.ibm.com/show_bug.cgi?id=39217'><img
Feature Name: Integrate spu-tools as new package into RHEL5.3
Request Type: Package - New
2. Short Description
With this package it will be allowed for system profiling and performance monitoring spu-top
applications. The current package level (as of 03/2008) is spu-tools-2.2.80-95.tar.gz.
3. Business Case
Required for better profiling of RHEL5 on Cell/B.E. blades QS21 and QS22.
4. Sponsor Priority 2
IBM Confidential: no
Code Contribution: IBM code
Upstream Acceptance: Accepted
Component Version Target: spu-tools as part of http://sourceforge.net/projects/libspe
5. PM Contact: Hanns-Joachim Uhl, firstname.lastname@example.org, 49-7031-16-4198
6. Technical contact(s):
Hanns-Joachim Uhl, email@example.com
*** Bug 313721 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
*** Bug 358471 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Hello Red Hat,
fyi .. this bugzilla belongs to the RHEL5.2 feature request as
outlined in DevTrack "201104: Cell/B.E. Kernel Support for Performance Tools"
and consists of the following code contributions:
- oprofile kernel code ... attached to LTC bug 37620 - RHBZ253211: 201104:
Cell/B.E. Kernel Support for Performance Tools
- oprofile user space code .. attached to LTC bug 37587 - RHBZ253109: 201060:
Update OProfile version
- new user space tool spu-tools .. this bugzilla ...
Thanks for your support.
fyi .. the spu-tools package is upstream at
Product Management has reviewed and declined this request. You may appeal this
decision by reopening this request.
Too late for 5.2, moving to 5.3
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 439491 ***
Hello Red Hat,
please ignore the last 2 comments ..
.. sorry for the confusion.
Thanks for your support.
fyi .. the current spu-tools from http://sourceforge.net/projects/libspe
as of 5/14/2008 is package "spu-tools-2.2.80-121.tar.gz" ...
IBM is signed up to test and provide feedback.
This enhancement request was evaluated by the full Red Hat Enterprise Linux team
for inclusion in a Red Hat Enterprise Linux minor release. As a result of this
evaluation, Red Hat has tentatively approved inclusion of this feature in the
next Red Hat Enterprise Linux Update minor release. While it is a goal to
include this enhancement in the next minor release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux,
the enhancement is not yet committed for inclusion in the next minor release
pending the next phase of actual code integration and successful Red Hat and
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 462321 ***
Created attachment 316769 [details]
code verified as included RHEL5.3 Beta ...
.. if there are any problems found with this code we will open separate bugzillas to pursue ..
... closing this bugzilla ....
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spu-tools is included and functional:
[root@c4b14-1 ~]# yum list spu-tools
spu-tools.ppc 220.127.116.11-4.el5 installed
[root@c4b14-1 ~]# spu-ps
PID TID USERNAME S F SPE TIME BINARY
5278 5294 root U 13 82.974 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5293 root U 15 85.128 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5292 root U 12 87.763 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5291 root U 2 90.698 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5290 root U 4 94.134 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5289 root U 14 95.918 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5288 root U 6 99.934 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5287 root U 1 101.816 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5286 root U 8 103.100 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5285 root U 10 106.323 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5284 root U 7 108.542 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5283 root U 0 110.381 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5282 root U 9 109.204 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5281 root U 11 115.565 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5280 root U 3 117.572 xeigtstd_46509
5278 5279 root U 5 119.121 xeigtstd_46509
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