BRL-CAD

BRL-CAD is a cross-platform, open-source solid modeling system with built-in benchmark mode.

To run this test with the Phoronix Test Suite, the basic command is: phoronix-test-suite benchmark brl-cad.

Project Site

brlcad.org

Source Repository

github.com

Test Created

2 October 2018

Last Updated

19 March 2024

Test Maintainer

Michael Larabel 

Test Type

System

Average Install Time

25 Minutes, 54 Seconds

Average Run Time

19 Minutes, 2 Seconds

Test Dependencies

C/C++ Compiler Toolchain + CMake + Flex + Tool Command Language + Zlib + PNG Library

Accolades

90k+ Downloads

Supported Platforms


Public Result Uploads *Reported Installs **Reported Test Completions **Test Profile Page Views ***OpenBenchmarking.orgEventsBRL-CAD Popularity Statisticspts/brl-cad2018.102018.122019.022019.042019.062019.082019.102019.122020.022020.042020.062020.082020.102020.122021.022021.042021.062021.082021.102021.122022.022022.042022.062022.082022.102022.122023.022023.042023.062023.082023.102023.122024.022024.043K6K9K12K15K
* Uploading of benchmark result data to OpenBenchmarking.org is always optional (opt-in) via the Phoronix Test Suite for users wishing to share their results publicly.
** Data based on those opting to upload their test results to OpenBenchmarking.org and users enabling the opt-in anonymous statistics reporting while running benchmarks from an Internet-connected platform.
*** Test profile page view reporting began March 2021.
Data updated weekly as of 21 April 2024.

Revision History

pts/brl-cad-1.6.0   [View Source]   Tue, 19 Mar 2024 17:23:34 GMT
Update against BRL-CAD 7.38.2 upstream.

pts/brl-cad-1.5.0   [View Source]   Thu, 27 Jul 2023 10:47:20 GMT
Update against BRL-CAD 7.36 upstream.

pts/brl-cad-1.4.0   [View Source]   Tue, 03 Jan 2023 11:20:53 GMT
Update against BRL-CAD 7.34 upstream.

pts/brl-cad-1.3.0   [View Source]   Tue, 06 Sep 2022 07:42:55 GMT
Update against BRL-CAD 7.32.6 upstream.

pts/brl-cad-1.2.0   [View Source]   Mon, 31 May 2021 14:30:48 GMT
Update against BRL-CAD 7.32.2 to work with newer compilers / distributions.

pts/brl-cad-1.1.2   [View Source]   Fri, 11 Dec 2020 12:11:12 GMT
BSD build fix per https://github.com/apurvanandan1997/pts-test-profiles-dev/commit/2426d18ee21cbd95bab2898f753f7d64d7f50899#diff-8074891d75800c73e983a9e342094e82800c066916aa8c43f9777da5df6f0920

pts/brl-cad-1.1.1   [View Source]   Thu, 12 Nov 2020 10:52:58 GMT
Enable building on macOS.

pts/brl-cad-1.1.0   [View Source]   Sun, 17 May 2020 06:46:22 GMT
Update BRL-CAD per https://github.com/phoronix-test-suite/phoronix-test-suite/pull/438

pts/brl-cad-1.0.1   [View Source]   Wed, 03 Oct 2018 19:06:11 GMT
Update download URLs.

pts/brl-cad-1.0.0   [View Source]   Tue, 02 Oct 2018 18:30:08 GMT
Initial commit of BRL-CAD solid modeling software benchmark.

Suites Using This Test

Common Workstation Benchmarks

CPU Massive

Creator Workloads

CAD


Performance Metrics

Analyze Test Configuration:

BRL-CAD 7.38.2

VGR Performance Metric

OpenBenchmarking.org metrics for this test profile configuration based on 112 public results since 19 March 2024 with the latest data as of 18 April 2024.

Below is an overview of the generalized performance for components where there is sufficient statistically significant data based upon user-uploaded results. It is important to keep in mind particularly in the Linux/open-source space there can be vastly different OS configurations, with this overview intended to offer just general guidance as to the performance expectations.

Component
Percentile Rank
# Compatible Public Results
VGR Performance Metric (Average)
96th
7
5920938 +/- 57811
93rd
6
5315362 +/- 119544
86th
5
3940824 +/- 46536
Mid-Tier
75th
< 922059
74th
5
922032 +/- 3598
72nd
3
882330 +/- 1800
68th
3
833358 +/- 3910
61st
4
502291 +/- 13314
55th
4
387586 +/- 1243
52nd
3
221887 +/- 234
Median
50th
212029
49th
4
211945 +/- 98
42nd
7
188453 +/- 783
38th
7
179051 +/- 13432
31st
4
155682 +/- 206
26th
6
147342 +/- 1567
Low-Tier
25th
< 146617
22nd
4
143837 +/- 478
19th
3
136353 +/- 1044
16th
4
130423 +/- 819
12th
4
123052 +/- 247
9th
4
86002 +/- 35
5th
3
81675 +/- 339
2nd
3
79048 +/- 276
OpenBenchmarking.orgDistribution Of Public Results - VGR Performance Metric106 Results Range From 78739 To 5956612 VGR Performance Metric7873919629731385543141354897166652978408790164510192031136761125431913718771489435160699317245511842109195966720772252194783231234124298992547457266501527825732900131301768931352473252805337036334879213605479372303738405953958153407571141932694310827442838545459434663501478105948986175016175513373352512915368849548640756039655721523583908159566391122334455

Based on OpenBenchmarking.org data, the selected test / test configuration (BRL-CAD 7.38.2 - VGR Performance Metric) has an average run-time of 18 minutes. By default this test profile is set to run at least 1 times but may increase if the standard deviation exceeds pre-defined defaults or other calculations deem additional runs necessary for greater statistical accuracy of the result.

OpenBenchmarking.orgMinutesTime Required To Complete BenchmarkVGR Performance MetricRun-Time816243240Min: 8 / Avg: 17.77 / Max: 37

Tested CPU Architectures

This benchmark has been successfully tested on the below mentioned architectures. The CPU architectures listed is where successful OpenBenchmarking.org result uploads occurred, namely for helping to determine if a given test is compatible with various alternative CPU architectures.

CPU Architecture
Kernel Identifier
Verified On
Intel / AMD x86 64-bit
x86_64
(Many Processors)

Recent Test Results

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Ubuntu 23.10 - 6.7.0-060700-generic - GNOME Shell 45.2

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Fedora Linux 39 - 6.5.7-300.fc39.x86_64 - GNOME Shell 45.0

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Intel Core i9-10980XE - ASRock X299 Steel Legend - Intel Sky Lake-E DMI3 Registers

Ubuntu 22.04 - 6.5.0-18-generic - GNOME Shell 42.2

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Ubuntu 22.04 - 6.5.0-25-generic - GNOME Shell 42.2

1 System - 250 Benchmark Results

AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7965WX 24-Cores - ASUS Pro WS WRX90E-SAGE SE - AMD Device 14a4

Arch Linux - 6.8.1-arch1-1 - GCC 13.2.1 20230801 + Clang 17.0.6

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AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7965WX 24-Cores - ASUS Pro WS WRX90E-SAGE SE - AMD Device 14a4

Arch Linux - 6.8.1-arch1-1 - GCC 13.2.1 20230801 + Clang 17.0.6

1 System - 250 Benchmark Results

AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7965WX 24-Cores - ASUS Pro WS WRX90E-SAGE SE - AMD Device 14a4

Arch Linux - 6.8.1-arch1-1 - GCC 13.2.1 20230801 + Clang 17.0.6

1 System - 250 Benchmark Results

AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7965WX 24-Cores - ASUS Pro WS WRX90E-SAGE SE - AMD Device 14a4

Arch Linux - 6.8.1-arch1-1 - GCC 13.2.1 20230801 + Clang 17.0.6

1 System - 250 Benchmark Results

AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7965WX 24-Cores - ASUS Pro WS WRX90E-SAGE SE - AMD Device 14a4

Arch Linux - 6.8.1-arch1-1 - GCC 13.2.1 20230801 + Clang 17.0.6

1 System - 14 Benchmark Results

AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 7965WX 24-Cores - ASUS Pro WS WRX90E-SAGE SE - AMD Device 14a4

Arch Linux - 6.8.1-arch1-1 - GCC 13.2.1 20230801 + Clang 17.0.6

2 Systems - 42 Benchmark Results

AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX - ASUS ROG Strix G513QY_G513QY G513QY v1.0 - AMD Renoir

Ubuntu 22.10 - 5.19.0-46-generic - GNOME Shell 43.0

2 Systems - 41 Benchmark Results

Intel Core i7-1280P - MSI Prestige 14Evo A12M MS-14C6 - Intel Alder Lake PCH

Ubuntu 23.10 - 6.7.0-060700-generic - GNOME Shell 45.2

2 Systems - 41 Benchmark Results

AMD Ryzen 7 PRO 5850U - LENOVO ThinkPad T14s Gen 2a 20XF004WUS - AMD Renoir

Fedora Linux 39 - 6.5.8-300.fc39.x86_64 - GNOME Shell 45.0

Most Popular Test Results

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3 Systems - 55 Benchmark Results

2 x AMD EPYC 9684X 96-Core - AMD Titanite_4G - AMD Device 14a4

Ubuntu 23.10 - 6.5.0-25-generic - GCC 13.2.0

4 Systems - 9 Benchmark Results

AMD Ryzen Threadripper 7980X 64-Cores - System76 Thelio Major - AMD Device 14a4

Ubuntu 23.10 - 6.5.0-25-generic - GNOME Shell 45.2

4 Systems - 9 Benchmark Results

AMD Ryzen 9 7950X 16-Core - ASUS ROG STRIX X670E-E GAMING WIFI - AMD Device 14d8

Ubuntu 23.10 - 6.7.0-060700-generic - GNOME Shell 45.2

2 Systems - 9 Benchmark Results

AMD EPYC 7F32 8-Core - ASRockRack EPYCD8 - AMD Starship

Debian 12 - 6.1.0-11-amd64 - X Server

3 Systems - 177 Benchmark Results

Intel Xeon E E-2488 - Supermicro Super Server X13SCL-F v0123456789 - Intel Device 7a27

Ubuntu 22.04 - 6.2.0-26-generic - GNOME Shell 42.9

2 Systems - 32 Benchmark Results

2 x INTEL XEON PLATINUM 8592+ - Quanta Cloud QuantaGrid D54Q-2U S6Q-MB-MPS - Intel Device 1bce

Ubuntu 23.10 - 6.6.0-rc5-phx-patched - GNOME Shell 45.0

2 Systems - 20 Benchmark Results

AMD Ryzen 7 5800X3D 8-Core - Gigabyte B550I AORUS PRO AX - AMD Starship

Ubuntu 23.10 - 6.5.0-26-generic - GNOME Shell 45.2

4 Systems - 9 Benchmark Results

Intel Core i9-14900K - ASUS PRIME Z790-P WIFI - Intel Device 7a27

Ubuntu 23.10 - 6.8.0-phx - GNOME Shell 45.1

2 Systems - 42 Benchmark Results

AMD Ryzen 9 5900HX - ASUS ROG Strix G513QY_G513QY G513QY v1.0 - AMD Renoir

Ubuntu 22.10 - 5.19.0-46-generic - GNOME Shell 43.0

2 Systems - 49 Benchmark Results

2 x AMD EPYC 9684X 96-Core - AMD Titanite_4G - AMD Device 14a4

Ubuntu 23.10 - 6.5.0-25-generic - GCC 13.2.0

3 Systems - 9 Benchmark Results

AMD EPYC 8534P 64-Core - AMD Cinnabar - AMD Device 14a4

Ubuntu 23.10 - 6.5.0-15-generic - GNOME Shell

2 Systems - 9 Benchmark Results

AMD EPYC 7F32 8-Core - ASRockRack EPYCD8 - AMD Starship

Debian 12 - 6.1.0-11-amd64 - X Server

4 Systems - 9 Benchmark Results

Intel Core Ultra 7 155H - MTL Swift SFG14-72T Coral_MTH - Intel Device 7e7f

Ubuntu 23.10 - 6.8.0-060800rc1daily20240126-generic - GNOME Shell 45.2

4 Systems - 158 Benchmark Results

AMD Ryzen Threadripper PRO 5965WX 24-Cores - ASUS Pro WS WRX80E-SAGE SE WIFI - AMD Starship

Ubuntu 23.10 - 6.5.0-15-generic - GNOME Shell 45.0

3 Systems - 10 Benchmark Results

AMD Ryzen 5 5500U - NB01 TUXEDO Aura 15 Gen2 NL5xNU - AMD Renoir

Tuxedo 22.04 - 6.0.0-1010-oem - KDE Plasma 5.26.5

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