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authorPeter Zijlstra <>2008-09-03 16:00:57 +0200
committerIngo Molnar <>2008-09-05 10:12:12 +0200
commitcdad72207d164569cb4bf647eb824a7f93e8d388 (patch)
tree5dd552ac0bfabfd085ece0763c6c5f90a1bdee08 /Documentation
parentbd8fbdee6562ee526f3c2582a3b373ef195015dd (diff)
lockstat: documentation update
Christoph noted that the documentation doesn't tell in what unit the lockstat times are reported, ammend this. Reported-by: Christoph Hellwig <> Signed-off-by: Peter Zijlstra <> Signed-off-by: Ingo Molnar <>
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diff --git a/Documentation/lockstat.txt b/Documentation/lockstat.txt
index 4ba4664ce5c3..02f36f5c64fe 100644
--- a/Documentation/lockstat.txt
+++ b/Documentation/lockstat.txt
@@ -100,6 +100,7 @@ The first lock (05-10) is a read/write lock, and shows two lines above the
short separator. The contention points don't match the column descriptors,
they have two: contentions and [<IP>] symbol.
+The integer part of the time values is in us.
View the top contending locks: