Merge tag 'perf-core-for-mingo-4.21-20190104' of git:// into perf/urgent

Pull perf/core improvements and fixes from Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo:

perf annotate:

  Ivan Krylov:

  - Pass filename to objdump via execl, fixing usage with filenames
    with special characters.

perf report:

  Jin Yao:

     Fix wrong iteration count in --branch-history

perf stat:

  Jin Yao:

  - Fix endless wait for child process

perf test:

  Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo:

  - Use a fallback to get the pathname in vfs_getname in

tools build:

  Jiri Olsa:

  - Allow overriding CFLAGS assignments.


  Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo:

  - Syncronize UAPI headers

  Mattias Jacobsson:

  - Remove redundant va_end() in strbuf_addv()

Signed-off-by: Arnaldo Carvalho de Melo <>
Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <>