[Kc] Saturation Party
whatever at davidnicol.com
Sun Dec 7 17:24:05 CST 2003
Wouldn't it be better to run a load simulation on a second
box, have it connect and request random files?
On Sat, 2003-12-06 at 20:30, Tom Miller wrote:
> Your Invited to a "Saturation Party"!
> What is exactly a "Saturation party"?
> My web provider and I are interested in pushing his web server to its
> We would like to see how it runs under a really heavy load. NO THIS
> IS NOT A
> REQUEST FOR A DENIAL OF SERVICE ATTACK! Please don't!
> What's in it for you? You can Chat with all your friends in this
> in real-time and/or you can search my collection of over 140,000 files
> are online and download anything you want.... How many are needed? I
> really know, but the server is configured to stop accepting
> connections at 10,000.
> So any large number (1,500+) should be sufficient for the test. I will
> be online in
> the Chat system that night. (My handle is: tlgalenson).
Where the hell did I put my coffee?
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