Re: CPU Push-ups? (43 Views)
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Dan Penrose
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Registered: ‎10-21-1999
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CPU Push-ups?

Machine HP9000 D390 Dual Processor.

Stand-alone Testing.

Is there any real cpu intensive commands that I can use without the possibility
of filling up my disks with tar or cpio?
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Dan Hull
Posts: 141
Registered: ‎10-18-1999
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Re: CPU Push-ups?

You can redirect anything that you would normally put on a disk to /dev/null.
Then you don't have to worry about filling them up.

Try running processes that do calculations, like "compress" or "zip", etc. and
just direct the resulting output to /dev/null.
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Lowein Rob
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Registered: ‎10-26-1999
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Re: CPU Push-ups?

Run this script in background

while true
do
:
done

This will run a cpu @ 100% util, on multi CPU systems just run as many as u
need.

Regards

Rob
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