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Install latest/stable of stress-ng

Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

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Install using the command line

sudo snap install stress-ng

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tool to load and stress a computer

stress-ng can stress various subsystems of a computer. It can stress load CPU, cache, disk, memory, socket and pipe I/O, scheduling and much more. stress-ng is a re-write of the original stress tool by Amos Waterland but has many additional features such as specifying the number of bogo operations to run, execution metrics, a stress verification on memory and compute operations and considerably more stress mechanisms.

Details for stress-ng

  • GPL-2.0

Last updated
  • 14 June 2022


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Ubuntu 20.04
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Raspbian 10
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