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Plugin Intel PMU Config

Florian Forster edited this page Nov 26, 2023 · 1 revision
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This page contains some example configurations for the Intel PMU plugin. This page is meant as a cookbook, so if you have a configuration for an aspect not handled here or a daemon not present, please feel free to add anything that's useful for you.

Collect only HWCacheEvents

 <Plugin intel_pmu>
  HWCacheEvents true
  KernelPMUEvents false
  SWEvents false
 </Plugin>

Collect only KernelPMUevents

 <Plugin intel_pmu>
  HWCacheEvents false
  KernelPMUEvents true
  SWEvents false
 </Plugin>

Collect only SWEvents

 <Plugin intel_pmu>
  HWCacheEvents false
  KernelPMUEvents false
  SWEvents true
 </Plugin>

Enable hardware specific events

A single value or comma separated list of values should be used for HWSpecificEvents parameter.

 <Plugin intel_pmu>
  HWCacheEvents false
  KernelPMUEvents false
  SWEvents false
  HWSpecificEvents "L2_RQSTS.CODE_RD_HIT,L2_RQSTS.CODE_RD_MISS"
 </Plugin>

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