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I/O performance measurement and load generation tool

Spew is used to measure I/O performance of character devices, block devices, and regular files. It can also be used to generate high I/O loads to stress systems while verifying data integrity.
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Package version:1.0.8
Architecture:i686
Distribution:Fedora
Filename:spew-1.0.8-5.fc17.i686.rpm

/usr/share/doc/spew-1.0.8/README

SPEW

The spew package is used to test I/O performance and to generate load
on character devices, block devices, and file systems.  It is similar
to the lmdd program found in the lmbench test-suite
(http://www.bitmover.com/lmbench). It is a bit easier to use than lmdd
and has some added functionality.  For example, it can test both
random and sequential I/O.

There is a web-page for the spew proje
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/usr/share/doc/spew-1.0.8/NEWS

Changes since 1.0.7

* Fixed a build issue with Debian. The basename function is available on
  new releases.

* Fixed a problem with with reusing the same random seed for every 
  iteration.  New seed is now used for every iteration.

Changes since 1.0.6

* Fixed a bug where the IOPS counter was not being reset between iterations 
  resulting in IOPS increasing after every interation.

* Fixed gc
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/usr/share/doc/spew-1.0.8/FAQ

                                Spew FAQ
                                =============

This is the Spew FAQ.  Any suggestions/corrections/etc should be
directed to andrew.patterson@hp.com.  The FAQ answers the following questions:

    1) How do I get direct I/O working on RedHat Advanced Server 2.1?
    2) Who came up with the names "Spew"?
    3) How do I by-pass the buffer or disk cache to fin
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/usr/share/man/man1/spew.1.gz

SPEW(1)                     User Commands                    SPEW(1)



NAME
       spew - measures 
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/usr/share/doc/spew-1.0.8/TODO

Documentation:

- Finish man pages
- HTML manual
- ChangeLog

Bugs:

- Fix building windows man-page
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/usr/share/doc/spew-1.0.8/AUTHORS

Spew AUTHORS (and CONTRIBUTORS)
 
Andrew Patterson <andrew.patterson@hp.com> 
  - Creator/maintainer
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/usr/share/doc/spew-1.0.8/COPYING

		    GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE
		       Version 2, June 1991

 Copyright (C) 1989, 1991 Free Softw
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