Looking for an app or tool to invoke CPU usage on my virtual Linux and Unix guests.
I found the app "stress" from a post on Stackoverflow, but curious what the Unix/Linux crowd would recommend.
on 06/26/2012 – Made popular on 06/26/2012
I want test my Linux, OpenBSD, FreeBSD and Unix-like server entirely for high load and monitoring the health under stress. How can I stress out my CPU, memory, I/O, and disk stress and more with stress test tool on a Linux or Unix-like systems?Read answer to: "How To Stress Test CPU and Memory (VM) On a Linux and Unix With Stress-ng"
stress-ng will stress test a computer system in various selectable ways. It was designed to exercise various physical subsystems of a computer as well as the various operating system kernel interfaces.