OSBench

OSBench is a collection of micro-benchmarks for measuring operating system primitives like time to create threads/processes, launching programs, creating files, and memory allocation.

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

Project Site

github.com

Test Created

22 March 2018

Last Updated

22 September 2020

Test Maintainer

Michael Larabel 

Test Type

System

Average Install Time

2 Seconds

Average Run Time

2 Minutes, 55 Seconds

Test Dependencies

C/C++ Compiler Toolchain + Meson Build System

Accolades

40k+ Downloads

Supported Platforms


Public Result Uploads *Reported Installs **Reported Test Completions **Test Profile Page Views ***OpenBenchmarking.orgEventsOSBench Popularity Statisticspts/osbench2018.032018.042018.052018.062018.072018.082018.092018.102018.112018.122019.012019.022019.032019.042019.052019.062019.072019.082019.092019.102019.112019.122020.012020.022020.032020.042020.052020.062020.072020.082020.092020.102020.112020.122021.012021.022021.032021.042021.052021.062021.072021.082021.098K16K24K32K40K
* 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 current as of 22 September 2021.
Create Threads26.6%Launch Programs25.4%Create Files27.9%Create Processes20.1%Test Option PopularityOpenBenchmarking.org

Revision History

pts/osbench-1.0.2   [View Source]   Tue, 22 Sep 2020 10:51:54 GMT
Set TestType to OS rather than system.

pts/osbench-1.0.1   [View Source]   Thu, 22 Mar 2018 12:23:09 GMT
Create target directory on Windows to allow the create_files test to run.

pts/osbench-1.0.0   [View Source]   Thu, 22 Mar 2018 11:05:45 GMT
Initial commit of OSBench OS micro-benchmarks test profile.

Suites Using This Test

Common Kernel Benchmarks


Performance Metrics

Analyze Test Configuration:

OSBench

Test: Create Files

OpenBenchmarking.org metrics for this test profile configuration based on 5,409 public results since 22 March 2018 with the latest data as of 22 May 2021.

OpenBenchmarking.orgDistribution Of Public Results - Test: Create Files5369 Results Range From 8 To 11457 us Per Event8237466695924115313821611184020692298252727562985321434433672390141304359458848175046527555045733596261916420664968787107733675657794802382528481871089399168939796269855100841031310542107711100011229114587001400210028003500

Based on OpenBenchmarking.org data, the selected test / test configuration (OSBench - Test: Create Files) has an average run-time of 4 minutes. By default this test profile is set to run at least 3 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 BenchmarkTest: Create FilesRun-Time1122334455Min: 1 / Avg: 4.1 / Max: 54

Based on public OpenBenchmarking.org results, the selected test / test configuration has an average standard deviation of 1.2%.

OpenBenchmarking.orgPercent, Fewer Is BetterAverage Deviation Between RunsTest: Create FilesDeviation510152025Min: 0 / Avg: 1.18 / Max: 20

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