* Tim Bates (tim / bates.id.au) wrote:
> On Wed, 26 Feb 2003 6:57 pm, E F van de Laar wrote:
> > Does anyone have any other approaches for this kind of test? Is ruby
> > not up to this sort of task? Would fork be a better approach?
> > How do I raise this limit? Any tips are welcome.
> 
> I know this is a Ruby list, but if you use Apache it comes bundled with a 
> program called 'ab' (Apache Benchmark) which does load testing with any 
> number of concurrent requests. You may wish to take a look at it.

I'm aware of "ab" but this is a custom tcp server. Not a web server.
Requests are made up of a custom format.  Though it might not be a bad
idea to modify "ab" or "siege" to do this for me.

Thanks,

Emiel
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