mark at dreamzpace.com
Tue Jan 10 11:32:45 PST 2006
I have a question about the --timeout parameter.
When doing this: httperf --server=athens.pm.org --uri=/big --timeout=10
The file 'big' is about 7MB large.
The operation times out after a bit more than 10 seconds, which is very
different from what a browser does.
I was looking at the bandwidth of the connection, and there was data
coming and going during these 10 seconds
Is this the normal expected httperf behavior?
I would expect the timeout to be reset when the server responds at a
The man page is not very clear on this, please help me out on this.
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