• Subject: RE: More AS/400 Web server Load Testing Results
  • From: "Stone, Brad V (TC)" <bvstone@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 19 Jan 2001 07:43:03 -0600

Yes, I thought about that, but then I'm bandaiding my open source.  ;)
Maybe instead of using GETURI in my load tester, I build it right into my
load tester using the GU001RG source.  Sounds even better.  But then the
magic of reuable code goes away.  <bg>

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Nathan M. Andelin [mailto:nathanma@haaga.com]
> Sent: Thursday, January 18, 2001 3:09 PM
> To: MIDRANGE-L@midrange.com
> Subject: Re: More AS/400 Web server Load Testing Results
> 
> 
> >I've been trying to load test our AS/400 web server.
> >It's very unscientific but any results are interesting
> >to me, as I'm sure to others.
> 
> >I'm using the same box to send the requests as I am
> >to produce the results, just an FYI.  I am finding that
> >running 500 interactive jobs at once takes more CPU
> >than the web server trying to process them.
> 
> Brad,
> 
> Here's a suggestion.  Put a loop in your GU001RG program.  
> Within the loop,
> include $CONNECT, $WRITE, $READ, and Close(socket).  Then 
> submit only 10-20
> jobs, but let each job request a web page 500 times or so.  I 
> think this
> will provide more HTTP-CGI specific load testing.  As you 
> pointed out, 500
> jobs is not load testing the web server - its load testing the entire
> system.
> 
> +++ Nathan +++
> 
> 
> 
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