perf: Remove the perf_patch
authorBarret Rhoden <brho@cs.berkeley.edu>
Fri, 13 May 2016 16:44:40 +0000 (12:44 -0400)
committerBarret Rhoden <brho@cs.berkeley.edu>
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 15:48:36 +0000 (11:48 -0400)
commitd010cc498a922950fd8be46f7760d9e5fdb2593c
tree2d205416c247d796cec8f7ac7769236f735616d1
parent08c3a66ebc7285c2b0d91f17a9c63d50e6473dfb
perf: Remove the perf_patch

We no longer need to patch Linux's perf.  We should be ABI compliant with
PERFILE2.  If not, it's a bug.

This also updates Documentation, at least where it is related to setup.
There's a lot more TODO here.

Signed-off-by: Barret Rhoden <brho@cs.berkeley.edu>
Documentation/profiling.txt
tools/profile/perf/perf_patches/perf_patch.diff [deleted file]