Subject: Re: Softdeps
To: NetBSD Performance Technical Discussion List <tech-perform@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Jason R. Fink <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 05/17/2002 23:28:33
> Don't forget pkgsrc/benchmarks/postmark....
> Also untar pkgsrc.tar.gz and then "rm -rf" it.
> > So, my question to the gang is, I want one tool,
> > one test, I am thinking bonnie.
> no, postmark would be better. bonnie won't do much different for
> softdep -- it's geared for testing maximum I/O rates on a single file,
> not general throughput of all operations.
> When I was testing external RAID hardware performance vs. cache size and
> chunk-size I used the following:
> # printf 'set bias read 5\nset bias create 5\nset size 10240 20480\nset transactions 100000\nset subdirectories 10\nset number 10000\nshow\nrun\n' | postmark
thanks for the input greg, i will give it a go. i really appreciate