We have this new client for whom we're reviewing our server infrastructure. I know pretty well the web API because I've helped building it and now I'm on my own maintaining and pushing it forward, so ...
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For httperf with a wsesslog is there a way to repeat the activity in the script without wrapping it in a shell loop? If I do httperf --server=test.foo.com --wsesslog=20,0,foo.wsesslog I get 20 ...
I'm trying to benchmark and load test various web server setups (mod_php vs php as fastcgi, max/min worker/thread configuration, and so on). I'm starting with ab, but would be interested in other ...
I know there is no straight answer to this question - depends on specs etc. But what is the order of magnitude of simultaneous requests you'd expect a server to handle? Currently, our server starts to ...
Not going into specifics on the specs since I know there is no real answer for this. But I've been doing load testing today with the ab command in apache. And got to the number of 70 requests per ...