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Old 11-10-2007, 05:48 AM   #1
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test harddik performance (SuSe 10)

Can you recommend me some good and free utilities to measure the harddisk performance on SuSe. Preferrambly with GUI.
Thank for help
Old 11-10-2007, 06:41 AM   #2
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test harddik performance

Is that an "s" or a "c" you've missed out there?

measure the harddisk performance

You want "benchmark" software... there's a list at the linux test project:

Then there's

Bonnie++ is oft-suggested. But it actually depends on what you mean by "performance".

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Old 11-10-2007, 07:15 AM   #3
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Actually, I would like to compare the RAID 5 and RAID 10 configuration and get some valuable measurements. So, I am mostly interested in "reading and writing speed"

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as root:
hdparm -tT /dev/your_disk
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thanks for answers

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