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How can I call ApacheBench on my server which is managed by Plesk? I have no idea on which URL to enter. I understand that it needs a local address, but which address should I use?

ab -c 10 -t 60 http://xxxxxx
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Lets say your server has an IP of

On a *nix box OTHER than your webserver type

ab -c 10 -t 60

EDIT: Also it would be useful to mock up some sort of testing strategy.

Find which URLS are accessed most in you web application for example

and test them accordingly.

If you have an index page that is fairly light and doenst do any heavy processing/db comm it would be misleading to just benchmark your homepage. Mix it up.

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