Re: How to measure kernel performance?

From: Nathan Straz (
Date: Wed Aug 21 2002 - 17:55:32 EST

On Thu, Aug 22, 2002 at 12:26:59AM +0200, Daniel Phillips wrote:
> On Friday 16 August 2002 03:04, Joseph wrote:
> > I want to know how to measure the current kernel performance.
> > (Is there any benchmark tool available?)
> > But I have no idea. Could anybody tell me how to do this?
> > Any help is appreciated.
> I haven't tried this myself, but it looks interesting:
> (Performance Co-Pilot)

I started using it again recently. I really like it. I believe the
package on doesn't include a graphical monitoring package.
I don't think SGI ever released that for Linux, which is too bad because
it's really cool[1].

Michal Kara worked on creating a graphical monitoring package called
PCPMON[2] but I haven't tried it out yet.


Nate Straz                                    
sgi, inc                                 
Linux Test Project                        
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